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Getting rid of after surgery scars - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Excellent Posted in: Skin Hair and Nails
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Doctor :   hi
User :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   15 yrs ago i had surgery but the marks of stiches are still on my stomach
Doctor :   ok
User :   if u can tell me how i can get rid from these marks/scars
Doctor :   u mean to say suture marks
User :   yupe
Doctor :   how deep the suture marks and how big
User :   around 24 stiches
Doctor :   how many inches long
Doctor :   u can go in for punch graft for this, type of skin graft
Doctor :   how old are u
Doctor :   are you there
Doctor :   anything else u want to know about
User :   27 yrs
Doctor :   k
User :   wht is punch graft
User :   and how's much cost is involved in it
Doctor :   it is a type of skin graft
User :   and how expensive it is?
Doctor :   cost depends on the cosmetic surgeon who does
User :   still approx how much budget one has to plan?
Doctor :   exact cost u can know once u consult the surgeon
Doctor :   ok one sec
Doctor :   i will find the approx cost
User :   after this these marks will permanently removed from my stomach
User :   ?
Doctor :   cant say about the outcome
Doctor :   are you there
User :   which hospitals this punch graft
User :   ?
Doctor :   any big corporate hospitals will do this
Doctor :   as of now we are operational in bangalore
Doctor :   we dont have database for delhi as of now
Doctor :   we will be coming to delhi shortly
User :   k
User :   thanx
User :   i'll talk to u later
Doctor :   ur welcome
Doctor :   bye
User :   if u can find out the cost and how effective it is, it would be gud for me
User :   bye
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