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Surgery for scar removal on forehead - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Skin Hair and Nails
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User :   Hello
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help u
Doctor :   r u there
User :   Doctor, I have a mark on my forehead
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   isit by birth
Doctor :   or injury?
Doctor :   could u specify what kindof mark it is
User :   it so happened that I had a fight with my friend 2 years back (physical level)
Doctor :   scar? mole?
Doctor :   ok
User :   and she hit me on my forehead
User :   and then I found a blood clot like scar over there
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   how long
User :   earlier it was small and very dark (like a bindi/sticker)
User :   now it lightened a bit, but looks like the spot is getting bigger slowly
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   how big is it
Doctor :   where is located
User :   it has filled between my eye brows now... slightly greyish colour
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   what is the size
Doctor :   For health information I need this information--Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: User :   earlier it was like a bindi n now it has become lik one 25 paise coin
Doctor :   ok
User :   though the intensity of colur is reduced
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   For health information I need this information--Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status:
User :   earlier it was very dark (almost black) and now its slight greyish
User :   Age - 24
User :   Gender - Female
User :   Occupation : Working in IT Firm as a Planner
User :   Marital Status: Single
Doctor :   ok
User :   whoever saw the scar asked me to diff things
Doctor :   ok
User :   like applyin hot oil on the spot, pressing it with hot water
Doctor :   so what exactly u want me to help u
Doctor :   never use hot oil
Doctor :   and water they will burn the skin
User :   okay... Fortunately I never tried it also
Doctor :   already u have scar tissue that will worsen
Doctor :   goo
Doctor :   d
User :   any idea how can I get rid of the scar and is it dangerous to have a blood clot scar on my forehead... How far can it worsen?
Doctor :   u need to see a cosmetologist for the same
Doctor :   since they will be in the position
Doctor :   to examine and guide u with right kind of treatment for the same
Doctor :   r u there
User :   alrite... would a scar tissue grow?
Doctor :   we can help u to overcome ur problem
Doctor :   it depends on the size and location and general condition
Doctor :   there are two types
Doctor :   if it is hypertropic scar
Doctor :   it doesnt
Doctor :   if itis keliod
Doctor :   then it can grow
Doctor :   ok
User :   in either case, would it be possible to remove it?
Doctor :   in hypertropic scar itis
Doctor :   surgery for excision of keliod is not promising
Doctor :   we can help to overcome ur problem
Doctor :   we have panel of good cosmetogist
Doctor :   with whom we could fix appointment if u wish so
Doctor :   r u there
User :   I would like to get the scar removed
Doctor :   please confirm ur details
User :   yes
Doctor :   confirm with ur correct email id and contact number
Doctor :   where do u stay and when u would like to have appointment?
Doctor :   which day i AAAAAAA
Doctor :   One of our doctors will get back to you soon with all the relevant details.
Doctor :   Please fill the form I send and say done when done.
Doctor :   anything else u would like us to help u with
User :   It was a feedback form rite? yes, its done
Doctor :   ok
User :   nopes.... Thanks a ton
Doctor :   ur welcome
Doctor :   thankx for visiting healthcaremagic
Doctor :   bye for now
Doctor :   hi
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