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Pus Bump On C Section Scar
Radical orchadectomy.Went septic, second incision on scrotum to drain infected puss.Wound healed but pink bit protruding and oozing a little. Advice?
I have a pus filled spot above my c section scar (4 weeks postpartum). The area around it has become red and swollen. Is this normal?
Cyst removal by laser surgery on bottom lip result hard scar tissue and bigger bumps after 4 weeks,doctor says it is scar tissue and go automatically.
Recent nose pierce. bump beside it. popped it. now became a red, bloody boil with large, dark, protruding scab covering for three weeks that wont heal?
Scab: If all the redness has subsided and there is no longer active inflammation, nature will eventually remove the scab. I don't recommend your removing as it is a protective structure. However if there are signs of continuing skin infection such as redness tenderness, pus drainage, you must seek medical attention by a physician as infections in this area of the face require proper and prompt treatment ...Read more
Will my c section incision open up now 4 weeks pp due to a tiny white dissolvable staple poking through on the right side from a tiny hole?
C section 2 months ago n she says discomfort since. A round object is suddenly pushing out on the skin above scar. Look like scissor fInger hole?
I had keyhole appendectomy 3 weeks ago, the bellybutton scar is a bit puckered & there's a hard lump under the scar at right end. Will this lump go away?
Most likely...: After a surgical procedure there is always healing tissue forming and it may be swollen and hard at one point. It usually resolves after a few weeks. However in some cases hard tissue may remain and stays there permanently. If the surgery is very recent it is hard to tell how it will finally heal. If very concerning make sure you f/u with your surgeon. ...Read more
Hi, can abscess drainage leave hard lump under the skin something like a scar tissue. Abscess was pretty big and healed by granulation 10 yrs ago?
C section 2 years ago, have a burning /stinging sensation around scar, and one side above scar looks swollen?
Probably not, but...: Data needed: 1) how big is your liver, ; how big is the lesion/scar? 2) how was it found ; how long has it been there (seen before c-section?) 3) enlarging, ; at what rate? 4) does it appear cystic, solid, linear? 5) is it causing symptoms? 6) do you have underlying liver disease? 7) has a tissue diagnosis (biopsy) been pursued? 8) more than one lesion/scar? Thanks for helping us help you. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Tiny lump right inside anus, was told abscess. Made incision on outside. 10 day later have lump on outside by incision (no pain) Incision area black?
I had a c section 4 weeks ago and noticed a tiny white dissolvable staple Coming out on the incision on my right side. Will this heal up and dissolve?
Staple: It will dissolve overtimeGet a more detailed answer ›
Hive like spot appeared today on edge of 3 in scar on butt from mole removal year ago. SD nevus. Clear margins. MOHS surgeon. Already smaller. What?
Robotic surgery 2 wks ago. Glue on umbilical incision fell off. 90% closed, 10% teeny opening. No bleeding, pain, or discharge. Can it heal naturally?
Had small sebaceous cyst on breast excised ~2-3 weeks ago, now have larger hard lump underneath and with black scab thing over incision. Normal?
Had a 2 CM cut nd cosmetic sutures.I have formed a scar.15 days passed nd the scar is very hard nd itchy.Is it abnormal?Can I use Mederma on it.
Mederma? Not for you: You certainly can try using mederma however it will likely be ineffective in this particular scenario. Based on the symptoms you have described there is an underlying irritation that is interfering with healing. The raised, thick lesion is a better treated with either serial steroid injections or scar revision. Best, kc. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers