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Surgery for seroma removal done, strictures removed, have a small gap in sutures with colorless fluid discharge. Emergency?

Hi, My name is Simon. I recently went through a Surgery for seroma removal in my Right Thigh after a heavy impact in an accident. The surgery is over now and even the sutures are removed by the doctor. There is a small gap in the sutures and some colorless fluid still comes out. I wonder what it is? is it something that needs immediate attention? Thanks in advance for the answer.
Asked On : Mon, 22 Oct 2012
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General & Family Physician 's  Response
thanks for ur querry
yes it could be because of infection .you should better consult your surgeon for this and you can also have some antibiotics for preventing progression of infection
Answered: Sat, 24 Aug 2013
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Allergist and Immunologist Dr. Suman Kumar's  Response
there is no emergency but should consult your doctor as there can be infection haematoma under the syich area
area your operating surgeon may be able to find te causeand treat according to conditions diagnosed after examination
Answered: Sat, 24 Aug 2013
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