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I had surgery a week ago to remove a swollen lymph node. Post surgery there's still draining puss near the last stitch. Normal?

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Dr. Andrew Turrisi
Radiation Oncology
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In brief: Can be

But always check with your surgeon, because they might see or feel something more than you do, and know when to add antibiotics or drain an abscess.
Surgeons like to take care of their wounds.

In brief: Can be

But always check with your surgeon, because they might see or feel something more than you do, and know when to add antibiotics or drain an abscess.
Surgeons like to take care of their wounds.
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
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