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Pus drainage after stitches

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Is it essential to remove stitches from a deep cut after few days to facilitate pus drainage?

My son is 9 yrs old..he got 10 stitches on forehead above right eyebrow after a deep cut he received after 2 days lot of pus oozed doc. Removed some pus and gave strong antibiotic and said his ...
 

Can lumps on lips cause mucus drainage?

I have a lump on my lower right lip. This appeared after my dentist lanced my lip to suction a salivary cyst .My lower lip healed from the stitches but I have still have this lump. I have seen my ...
 

What could be the orange drainage after removing the surgical dressing?

the stitches were removed, it opened up the wound because it was only partly stitched to allow it to drain. My ..., there was an orange drainage...not red or pink...it was orange. He does not have a fever and the heel is not hot ...
 

Had surgery to remove a pilonidal cyst. Under the area there is drainage of yellow pus, smelly. Treatment?

Hello, 8 days ago i had surgery to remove a pilonidal cyst . I still have the stitches and will be removing them this tuesday. There has been some drainage from the area which i thought was from ...
 

What causes drainage from stiches even after 10 days?

had 11 stitches in knee 10 days ago they were removed laceration opened back up same day. they put sterile strips on wound but wound is not closed and still has drainage.. What to do? go back and have ...
 

Suggest treatment for possible abscess and blood drainage in leg

felt my leg was wet and warm, and it had burst. There was blood and pus draining. After taking a shower ... a slight bit of drainage. My question now is, there is loose skin on the top, but what feels like ...
 

Suggest treatment for infection after missed stitches

I have a wound that is not healing. It was originally a missed stitch. I t is now larger and red in appearance when washed. I placed Neosporin on it and after awhile it seems to have a jelly like appearance. I ...
 

What is the remedy for sinus drainage?

6 month old, breastfed and has some sinus drainage has been throwing up once a night for past three days. Will throw up then fine. Will sometimes get hiccups after throwing up. Slight fever one day of 99 ...
 

How to overcome the pus drainage problem after the surgery for intersphenincteric abcess?

(incision was made at 6 o clock position and internal sphincter was divided partialy to drain the abcess),after this surgury still now i am haveing pus drainage problem and the operation holes persist still now ...
 

How to clean a swollen hard spot after pus drainage from it?

I was punched in face about 3 days ago got a cut on edge of mouth and swollen hard spot on my cheek today I went from cold to hot pack and puss started draining out the hard spot softened up is this normal should I clean it with alcahol or...
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Suggest treatment for smelly gas coming from drainage tube of intestine after resection

to be removed. The concern now is that there appears to be some smelly gas coming out of the drainage tube a few times per day. She was told that its possible some of the internal stitches broke and she may have ...
 

Had dental surgery. Fixed bottom dentures. Having selling and lumps. Taking antibiotics. Had lymphatic drainage. Suggest

since. I went back to have The stitches removed two weeks after the extraction. At that time they had ... for but this is crazy. I was on Anabiotic for a week after my initial surgery I have also had lymphatic drainage done ...
 

Have stitches on testicles. Pus coming out after sex. Normal? Remedy?

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Suggest treatment for red painful itchy knee area after removing stitches

I had stitches removed from my knee today and it's red, painful, itchy and there is pus. ...
 

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I just had a mole removed 3 days ago, and I have 4 stitches on my chest. it is red, a little swollen and has pus coming from it. is this normal?
Hi.Pus coming out from stiches and swelling indicates infection. I suggest you to consult your doctor for drainage and appropriate antibiotic treatment.
 
I am on an antibiotic, but has gotten worse, looks as if my stitches are coming undone. Very swollen.
Get back to your doctor and get the antibiotic changed. You may also require a surgical incision and drainage again.
 
Why havent my dissolving stitches dissolved yet?
It is just taking a little longer. If it takes more time to dissolve, there might be an underlying infection or pus collection.
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