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Skin graft recovery

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Suggest treatment for skin pigmentation after skin grafting

Hi Doctor, I have a skin graft that is a year old now on my lower right leg.It has a dark XXXXXXX ... it look better. Is tanning on skin grafts reversible? Note:It was a partial skin grafting . ...
 

Third degree burns, skin grafting on legs, arms, wounds healing now, delayed periods. Normal for periods to be late post accident ?

. They grafted both arms and one leg. I was in the burn unit of the hospital for two weeks. They wanted to graft ... am on the road to recovery. My question is, my last menstrual cycle was the weekend before ...
 

Skin graft above ankle, bruised the area. Is putting this skin graft into water a good idea?

Hi there, my question to you is: I have had a skin graft on my lower right leg, just above ... in what looks like a bruise on the grafted area about the size of a quarter. So, is putting this skin ...
 

What causes change in skin color after a skin graft?

I had a skin graft done on my nose on Dec 10th. The colour has changed from dark red to beige in the centre as well as on one of the sides . I had been given cefadroxil (500mg) twice daily for 5 days after ...
 

Upper eyelid skin graft done to lengthen eyelid was not successful. Can I remove the graft immediately?

I had upper eyelid skin graft done to lengthen my eyelid but the result was bad. Can i remove the graft immediately? ...
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Faster skin graft recovery

Hello. I am 32 old and had hemangioma on my leg, it was removed and now i have skin graft ... that it is ok. How long it will take to cure it and is it some cream that can make the recovery faster ? ...
 

what is skin grafting?

Hello doctor, iam curious to know about skin grafting. ...
 

Need knowledge on skin grafting

how much is split skin grafting, for my lower lip s color is not uniform, just in the center (below the front upper teeth ) there are ugly spots having the different color(light pink) from rest of the lip. i ...
 

What causes swelling after skin graft ?

hI sIR, I am frm delhi my sister have skin graft on the right elbow section (from elbow to upper arm), it was burn when she was 3 years old but now that region was looked very dirty so we have graft ...
 

Persisting rawness, smelly discharge post months of skin grafting. Is it normal for skin graft to take such a long to heal?

Two months ago I had an operation which needed a skin graft taken from the top of my thigh. I ... so bad I have to change it once every 2 weeks. Is this normal for a skin graft to take so long ...
 

Is skin grafting safe to correct discoloration of legs and knees?

wondering if surgery such as skin grafting to correct the discoloration to my leggs and knees would ...
 

What could be cause of pain and bulge on skin after a graft?

Hello doctor , I had a skin graft on my upper right thigh and part of lower right abdomen around 25 years back. I found a bulge on the grafted part. The skin has become loose and soft. It pains while ...
 

What is the cure for hyperpigmentation due to skin grafting for Vitiligo?

Hello Sir, I have gone under split thickness skin grafting for vitiligo 1.5 years ago. It has left hyperpigmentation and very unpleasant cosmetic appearance. I have been applying cetraben on weekdays and diprovate ...
 

Will body odour stop if skin grafting is done to my armpits ?

goes on deodorants alone.so if skin grafting is done in my armpits,wont this problem be stopped?? ...
 

Hole in septum of nose. Scheduled for skin grafting. Will there be nerve damage?

Hi, I have a hole in my septum of the nose. The doctor says that he can operate but he would have to cut the nose and pull one side up and the other side down. Then they would do a skin graft from behind ...
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I had a skin graft on my index finger 17 days ago and have been doing PT for about 5 days now. Is it normal to have swelling around the graft still?
Swelling is a sign of inflammation. Whether or not this is normal can only be known by a physical examination.
 
So its ok to tan in moderation? If tou have skin grafts frim 3rd degree burns.
Yes, it is ok to tan in moderation. Use an effective sunscreen.
 
{Just underwent a skin graft surgery for the tip of my finger. Was wondering if smoking marijuana for the pain is ok
No its not ok. Take medicine given by your doctor.
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