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Suggest treatment to remove post injury scar - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 26-Mar-2014
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Very Good Posted in: Skin Hair and Nails
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User:my son hurted yesterday by falling down from chair & he has got litttle cut on forhead between two eyes & went to clinic had three stiches and now we worring about scar
User:after removing any sacr will left out on his forehead or how
Doctor:yeah it will leave scar
User:look bad or will manage by some skin onitment
Doctor:Not now
User:or this write time to consult plastic surgery
Doctor:let it heal first
Doctor:and then you can consult
Doctor:plastic surgery
User:u feel stich mark will be there
User:he is just 5 yrs old
Doctor:yeah I understand
User:after heel we can consult skin doctor or plastic surgery
Doctor:But it will most often fade off in children
Doctor:I do not think we will need to intervene
User:Ok, let wait for heal then will take call if necessary if scar is not heavy
User:for healing they have not given any ontiment, only thye given some syrup n tablet
Doctor:You should not worry about it
Doctor:You can take a Plastic surgeon opinion here
User:any ontiment you suggest to heal that wound
Doctor:you can use 'Ask A Specialist' service here. It means that the top specialists can reply you within 24 hours by an email.
Doctor:A lot of products in the market can cause un necessary scarring
User:okay, thanks
Doctor:and pigments
Doctor:it is better to see the doctor for right product
User:syrup name was ibugesic & table was sporidex
Doctor:They are correct
Doctor:Pain and antibiotic combination
Doctor:Since you are asking for ointment I would not like to suggest any without seeing the progress of healing
Doctor:because if you apply wrong ointment it would cause unnecessary pigment or scar
Doctor:So it is better to take expert Plastic surgeon consult before applying ointment
Doctor:Did you follow what I said? Can you summarize our discussion?
User:k, will see after healing that wound
Doctor:Thanks for visiting me here. Bye for now.
User:bye thanks
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