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Red itchy irritation near site of stitches

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Reconstructive eyelid surgery and cysts formation from stitches.

. In researching online i find that cysts can and do develop in some surgical sites especially if stitches are left ... not present prior to surgery, 2 snipped dis sovable stitches that are irritating, which were put in 17 days ...
 

Area around stitches is inflamed, red, itchy, blistering. Had cyst removed from shoulder

, but it became so irritated. Now the area around the stitches is inflamed, very red, and has tiny blisters ... or fever or any other symptoms of infections, just very angry skin around the incision/stitches site. I go ...
 

Itchy, red, raised lumps on stitches. Gall bladder removed through laproscopy. Treatment?

are itchy, red, and raised lump. I have been cleaning area with Alcohol, and soap and water. Should I take a Claritin? Still itchy red and raised ...
 

Cut on middle finger, got stitches. Swelling and hard to touch. Is it healing?

at the time I got the stitches put in). There isn t any redness, but the skin around the site is white ...I cut my middle finger pretty badly right near the nail a couple of days ago and had to get five ...
 

Can red itchy rashes after removing stitches be staph?

I had stitches in my forehead last friday, and the stitches were removed on wednesday. Since then I have developed a very red, crusty, itchy rash all around the area that I had the stitches. I am ...
 

Cut the arch of foot on broken glass, pain, stitched. How much time will it take to get back normal?

of the aforementioned areas. I will hopefully be getting back to have the stitches removed tomorrow. The site is red ... of my foot near the largest toe, and between the arch and ankle. The stitches themselves are severely ...
 

Are the stitches on my lip infected?

bit jst v small n sum watery yellow n red came out.is it infected? ...
 

How to clean stitches on forearm?

My son is 6 and has 12 stitches on his left forearm. They were supposed to stay in for 14 days and now its been 16 days. They are red around the edges from playing outside the other day and it looks ...
 

Stitches on knee, no pus, fluid, fever, swelling and redness on surrounding area. Rash or infection?

i recently had stitches on my knee . the would seems to be healing nicely. no puss or fluid leakage and no fever or chills. however, a large area surrounding the wound has become red, itchy and warm to the touch ...
 

Got bitten by dog, had stitches, took antibiotic, swelling on back of calf.

by the site that had stitches. I had nurses at work look at my leg and it was half and half if they thought the swellings were abscesses. Neither site is red, but painful to touch about 3/10. I don t know ...
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What causes pain in the stitch site after a bypass surgery?

stitches. they have been removed since 4 months. her wound has recovered but there is a burning sensation that she feels below the neck, on the starting region of her Stitches. Occurs frequently when she is moving ...
 

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. ...
 

Had surgery to remove cyst. Noticed swelling in site and stitch protruding through incision line. Relief from pain?

it to leak a drop of puss. With the stitch protruding further, it seemed to get more irritated (and painful ... over XXXXXXX bone and my overall thinness. Early on the site swelled somewhat so I used over ...
 

Should I be worried for blisters around the stitching site?

I had stitches and now have blisters around and on the stitchnanes ...
 

Had a circumcision, still have stitches and redness. Cause?

Thank you for your e-mail. I had a circumcision 4 weeks ago. Some of the stitches are still there and I have the same redness that I had before the surgery. I had a appt with a DR to ...
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Is it normal to have mild redness an itching near stitches?
Hi, Thanks for writing to us. Its normal to have redness and slight itching around stitches. If its too severe,please meet your doctor so that the area can be examined for any irritant dermatitis and proper medicines be prescribed. Take care
 
What does white skin next to recent stitches indicate?
Hi If there is no pain at the stitches site and fever,do not worry. Sometimes,the area of stitches get infected. Then,there will be oozing of pus. Just white skin near recent stitches is normal.It may come to normal skin size in course of time. Nothing to worry Wish you good health Regards
 
My son got 5 stitches in his head 3 weeks ago. Should i be concerned they have dissolved yet? Its red/irritated and his skin seems to be healing around the stit
Hi, Check if it is absorbable sutures. Absorbable sutures gets absorbed. Otherwise, stitches needs to be removed. If absorbable, 3-4 weeks, it will get dissolved.
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