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Subcision on acne scar, lump formed, treatment ?

I had subcision on a acne scar and now there is a lump. How long should I wait before I go back to the dermatologist? The procedure was done one month ago as of today.
Asked On : Sat, 24 Mar 2012
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Dermatologist 's  Response
Hi...dear Cozette..,
Thanks for choosing HCM..,
SUBCISION..It is a surgical procedure used in ACNE SCARS...
A needle or surgical scissors are used to..,
physically separate the dermis and subcutaneous tissue ..,
after topical anesthetic is applied to the treatment area...,
The skin may experience some bruising in and around...,
after it will subsides totally...few cases..blood and tissue..,
fluid collected in that area..produce is one of
the common complication of Subcision..ok.,
Don't worry, immediately consult Ur dermatologist..,
he can remove and set right that area normally ok..thanQ
Answered: Sun, 25 Mar 2012
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Dermatologist Dr. Udhay Sidhu's  Response

Well it could be a haematoma which means 'collection of blood' under the area where subcision was done.
I will advise you to meet your dermatologist at the earliest

Take Care
Answered: Sat, 24 Mar 2012
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