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Plastic surgery for scars due to sutures - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you/
User :   how can i get rid of stich marks?
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Can you mention your age, gender and since when you had the sutures?
User :   25 from last 5 year's. male
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Suture marks can be removed by a Cosmetic surgeon
Doctor :   The scars are usually excised and the skin is
User :   U, mean plastic surgery?
Doctor :   sutured again and
Doctor :   Yes
Doctor :   That depends on the extent of the scar and the depth
User :   Oh, k
User :   but this are due to accident
Doctor :   That should be examined physically by a Cosmetic Surgeon.
Doctor :   Ok
User :   alrite then i would like to fix an app. with Cosmo surgeon.
Doctor :   Any scars can be modified, they can made to look less prominent, if they cant be completely removed.
Doctor :   Ok
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