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What causes swelling and redness in the area of sutures

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What causes redness and painful swelling at the suture wound site?

I had a laproscopic hysterectomy 3 weeks ago today. On Sunday 2 of the suture wounds started swelling up. The cut itself is healed but around the would is red hot and hard. I called the dr today ...
 

What causes irritation and pain at the site of suture on penis?

, causing inflammation and pain. Do you think that theory holds water? I am due to get the suture out next ... dermatitis . My question is with regards to the suture. In particular, I wake up every morning feeling well ...
 

Does pulling of the suture nullify strabismus surgery?

had a suture in my left eye which was causing my eye to be itchy. One of the doctors was told to take ... mind I thought what is he doing? He is just supposed to cut the suture that is in the eye out. After ...
 

How do sutures dissolve?

Hello, I had an arm lift surgery 6 weeks ago with dissolvable stiches. What can I do to help my body dissolve these stiches which are very uncomfortable. ...
 

Suggest treatment for penis and scrotal vein inflammation post suture groin repair

Post suture groin repair - penis & scrotal vein inflammation . Veins can be very tight & sensitive. How long does this take to subside and what causes it? Also what can assist with healing ...
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What causes swelling and redness in the area of sutures?

Five days ago my daughter had to get 5 stitches on her hand. We kept it wrapped for the first couple of days, and then uncovered it to get air, but have kept it clean. This afternoon it seems swelled ...
 

What causes swelling at the site of suture?

twice daily. Should we be concerned about the redness and swelling? ...
 

What causes swelling in sutures?

Hello Dr. Chetna. I wanted to know about c-section delivery stitches. i got my c-section delivery done on last August 2009. but my stitches are like swollen. it is not paining for me, but still i feel uncomfortable. i asked many of my friends,...
 

What causes pain and redness on sutures?

and there was redness, I had the operation done Oct 25 2011, I was cleaning the red spot and the skin lifted off and the stitch was sticking out a bit. What should I do? ...
 

Is there a speedy process to dissolve sutures?

with dissolvable sutures. The sutures have still not dissolved and are causing me itching and discomfort. Is there a way to speed up the process of dissolving or could my MD possibly remove what is left? ...
 

Can sutures on the bridge of the nose causes numbness on eyebrow and lump?

and the swelling on my forehead is now a small but very visible lump but not painful to the touch. What could ...About 2 1/2 wks ago I wiped out face first onto concrete. I broke my nose, had 2 sutures ...
 

What should I do for the swelling near the sutures?

partially. After one week I had red skin and swelling near the suture. He drained fluid and gave me fucidin ... all sutures. He seemed reluctant to do that . I continue to have medication for rashes. What should I ...
 

What causes bleeding and itching at sutured site post sutures removal?

Hi there, About 1 month ago I had a cyst removed on the top of my head....everything was fine when the stiches were removed on March 5th, but now it s bleeding a bit when I touch it, sometimes it is itchy...do you think that it might be infected?...
 

What causes hard itchy pus filled lump on the surgical sutures?

I have a yellow lump that has come up with red around it next to my scar on one of the scarred ... it was a bug bite but now I think it is more serious) what could it be? ...
 

What causes tiny blood clots around sutures post surgery on hand?

noticed a small red dot, kinda looks like a tiny blood clot under the skin. It seems to be in the same position as where the suture was. There seems to be a couple more but we can t see clearly as its still ...
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apart from plastic surgery what can be done to cover medium hole after swelling on skin
Secondary suturing.
 
What is a dog ear or skin puckering? Does it settle down in time?
it mans an extension of skin caused due to improper suturing or excision of skin , it will settle but can cause an ugly scar , please meet your doctor. thanks
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