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Having ovarian cyst removed in fri.. How long does it take for stitches to disolve? Vacation in 2 weeks

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Dr. Aaron Staley
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: Depends

It depends on the type of suture and how they close your skin.
Also, i generally don't use sutures to close the skin, but use essentially a glue instead. I would ask your physician what he/she does and what to expect post-operatively.

In brief: Depends

It depends on the type of suture and how they close your skin.
Also, i generally don't use sutures to close the skin, but use essentially a glue instead. I would ask your physician what he/she does and what to expect post-operatively.
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