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Remedies to get rid of surgery marks - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Skin Hair and Nails
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   Could you tell me what one do to get rid of surgery marks?
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Where are the marks situated and what was the surgery that was performed?
User :   stomach, around 24 stiches
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Was there any excess black scar formation around the stitches?
User :   nope
Doctor :   Ok
User :   but stiches marks are easily visible
Doctor :   There are several procedures available for scar removal like Laser therapy, scar excision,
User :   How can i have more knowledge on these, which one would u recommend?
Doctor :   Though the scar may not be completely removed, they can be lessened and their look greatly improved with these techniques.
Doctor :   I would suggest you to consult a Cosmetic surgeon who will physically examine the scar and
Doctor :   then you can discuss the various treatment options with him.
User :   wht would be approx cost ?
Doctor :   It will require hospitalisation and surgery in an operation theatre
Doctor :   The cost would depend
Doctor :   on the extent of the scarDoctor :   And the procedure you would require
Doctor :   the expense varies
Doctor :   between hospitals
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