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Brownish white patches on skin, foul smell. Batholin cyst gland operation done. Normal symptoms?

Hi I had a batholin cyst gland removal op last Saturday --2 actually because the first went wrong because I got a hepatoma and clot so they operated straight away...the bruising has come down and I have dissolvable stitches but it looks abut of a mess and some have come apart where they shouldn t-also I m concerned the skin looks browny white in places-is this normal-there is bait of a smell-nothing to bad but not sure what s normal cause they just said it would be bit of a mess and would take some time to heal...I ve been though so much and really don t want to go back as it was a horrendous experience but am thinking is this normal?
Asked On : Fri, 27 Jul 2012
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Dermatologist 's  Response
Dec 2013
After reading your history it appears that there might be secondary infection in the affected area. I advise you to not pinch or pop the area. You can apply a antibiotic cream such as gentamycin cream. If itching is or pain is present then can take benadryl or paracetamol accordingly. If still problem continue then can meet your operating surgeon.
Answered: Sat, 12 Oct 2013
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