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Some amount of hardening and induration is common after any surgery. This is related to the healing of tissues at the site of wound. However, it is important for it not to be painful and swelling should not be present. also, local examination of the site is of utmost importance. Depending on the duration of your surgery, you have to make visits to the operating doctor as physical examination will be very important in your case.
Answered: Sat, 3 Mar 2012
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