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Dr. Andrew Rynne
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Dr. Andrew Rynne

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Dr. Arun Prasad

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Suture removed from face leaves white skin

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Dr.  Chobufo Ditah MD

suture to leave in ones body? ...I need to know if POLYESTER sutures are left in the body after surgery. My Dr. did this to me ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Chobufo Ditah ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Kerry Pottinger MD

i personally wish to remove my sutures on my knee--they have been in for 12 day. The wound looks good and has healed well. I do have a sterile suture removal tray I am a retired registered nurse... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kerry Pottinger ( Anesthesiologist)
Dr. T Chandrakant MD

I have had several sugeries, where my new Doctor is trying to correct by removing suchers I am allergic , but he has not been able to get them all. Now he said he needs to go back deeper in my abdomen ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. T Chandrakant ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Shoaib Khan MD

the shaft skin ? Why is it I can not find a doctor who will do my circumcision the way they do them in Japan ... to know if I made that up and the other 2 said if they did it that way the shaft skin will die... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shoaib Khan ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Robert Galamaga MD

I had ankle surgery two weeks ago, and had the four interrupted sutures removed four days ago ... as before. There is a scab in this area which is where one of the sutures went in; it is not bleeding... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Robert Galamaga ( Hematologist)

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Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani MD

I recently had removal of some tissue on my back due to a malignant melanoma, the sutures where removed but I have one sticking up out of the skin. When trying to pull it out it caused tenting ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Shinas Hussain MD

only be used for internal purposes as they can leave greater scarring than removable sutures. I really ... to remove my stitches then? I do not want to wait forever for these sutures to... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shinas Hussain ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Pavan Kumar Gupta MD

2 of my 4 incisions and the suture site on the third appears to be infected (greenish/white thick ... gallbladder removal. Therw is no doctor in my area until Monday. I removed the tegaderm and... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Pavan Kumar Gupta ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Renuka Mopuru MD

to remove sutures. Skin edges look well coapted at this time. I m just concerned about dehiscence. .... The cut was about 1.5 cm long and in the relaxed skin tension lines. It seems as if the... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Renuka Mopuru ( Ophthalmologist)
Dr.  Renuka Mopuru MD

the wound is healing, i got a suture for a wound which is about a mm deep. Got the suture removed today. But it is right behind my right palm. Am afraid the mark will remain. I wanted to understand... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Renuka Mopuru ( Ophthalmologist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Rakesh Sharma MD

Secondary suturing.

Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

Consult pediatric surgeon. Children need small and tiny suture materials. And better care. So better to done suture with pediatric surgeon.

Dr.     Suresh Heijebu MD

NO..YOU SHOULD NOT WASH TILL THE SUTURES ARE REMOVED..WASH WITH BETADINE SOLUTION AND APPLY OINTMENT...THANKYOU