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I really need skin reduction surgery. What are risks?

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Dr. Vicki Levine
Dermatology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Several

Risks of surgery include infection, excessive bleeeding, nerve damage and unsightly scars if they become raised and red after healing is done.

In brief: Several

Risks of surgery include infection, excessive bleeeding, nerve damage and unsightly scars if they become raised and red after healing is done.
Dr. Vicki Levine
Dr. Vicki Levine
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Dr. Otto Placik
Surgery - Plastics
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Where?

Skin reduction risks will vary with the area treated but the general risks of any surgery include, infection, bleeding, hematoma, scarring, wound separation, contour irregularity, partial/complete sensory/motor nerve damage, pain, unacceptable cosmetic results and need for revisionary procedures,

In brief: Where?

Skin reduction risks will vary with the area treated but the general risks of any surgery include, infection, bleeding, hematoma, scarring, wound separation, contour irregularity, partial/complete sensory/motor nerve damage, pain, unacceptable cosmetic results and need for revisionary procedures,
Dr. Otto Placik
Dr. Otto Placik
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