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Removal of scars from left fore hand - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Good Posted in: Beauty & Cosmetics
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Practicing since : 2009
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   how can I helpyou
User :   hi Dr.
User :   i have few scars on my left fore hand
Doctor :   ok
User :   the broken bottle pieces had tore my left hand
User :   several cut scars in the inner fore hand
User :   all are of two to three inches length
User :   with .2 inch thickness
Doctor :   ok
User :   i need to know if i can undergo a plastic surgery ?
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   You can get it done
Doctor :   Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details of the patient-Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Weight and Height: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   23
User :   engineer
User :   single
User :   82
User :   175 cm
User :   no
User :   am sorry ... yes
User :   how much wud it cost
User :   what is the surgery that will fix this problem ?
Doctor :   It depends on the graft, no of patches to be covered
Doctor :   it can be done by punch grafting
User :   i ve got around 7 - 8 scars
Doctor :   it costs around 30 to 40 K
User :   is it done with the skin taken from my other parts ?
Doctor :   yes
User :   how long will the surgery take ?
Doctor :   it is called scar revision
User :   wats the time period for hospitalization
Doctor :   either by taking the skin
Doctor :   Pl confimr eyour details
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User :   yup
Doctor :   If you wish, we can fix up your appointment with a doctor in your area.
User :   not right now
User :   may be after sometime through u guys
Doctor :   Get back to us
User :   sure
Doctor :   if yu need
User :   wats the time period for hospitalization
Doctor :   one day
Doctor :   lease fill the feedback form say done when done
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   are you back?
User :   s i am
User :   will i have pain after the surgery ?
Doctor :   slight pain and numbness can be present but that subsides
User :   can i claim insurance for this surgery ?
Doctor :   no
User :   i see
Doctor :   this is a cosmetic procedure
User :   ok
Doctor :   so cant be covered under insurance
User :   so the scars will be completely dimnished after the surgery
User :   right
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   yes
User :   thanks doctor
User :   bye now
Doctor :   Please fill the feedback form say done when done
User :   done
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   bye for now
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