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Rashes on stomach area post laproscopic appendectomy, not on any medications. Normal symptoms?

Hello, Is it normal to have a rash on you stomach area after an laproscopic appendectomy? My husband had surgery for appendicitis 3 days ago, no perforation or rupture, no complications, recovering well otherwise. P.s He is not on any medications and did not take any pain medication before or after the surgery. Thank you
Asked On : Sun, 27 Jan 2013
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It may be due to some topical infection use some topical antibiotics such as Mycitracin that can treat the rash.
There is nothing to worry about have good hygiene that will disappear in a day or 02.

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Dr. Azhar Sattar
Answered: Sun, 27 Jan 2013
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