Mohs Surgery Q&A
Swelling + Mohs Surgery
I had Mohs surgery done on my face just below the eye 5 weeks ago. There is still some puffiness in the area. Is this normal and if so, is there... READ MORE
Dear doctors, I had a nodular BCC removed 2 days ago via MOHS - lateral to my right nostril in the nasal labial crease. Final incision extends from... READ MORE
Moh's surgery on cancer 1 - 1 1/2 inches from eye. 2 days post-op and swelling is much worse than before. (bottom eyelid is swollen all the way up... READ MORE
Had mohs 12 days ago. almost all swelling completely gone. 1cm Wound on side bridge of nose closed in linnear type fashion. Stitches from upper side... READ MORE
My friend had MOHs surgery about 5 weeks ago on the side of his nose. He now has severe swelling inside that nostral to the point that he says... READ MORE
I had mohs surgery done 3 weeks ago in center of cheek. I experienced swelling in the area around my upper cheekbone. I still have a little swelling... READ MORE
I had upper lip MOHs surgery and reconstruction 3 days ago and I am still pretty swollen. How long for this to go down?
How long might it take for the swelling in the upper lip area take to go down? How long should I stay away from exercising? Is it okay to walk on my... READ MORE
29 year old female. Mohs procedure to remove 3 mm BCC on middle left side of nose. Simple closure but still opted to have plastic surgeon do it.... READ MORE
Swelling after foreheadflap surgery to cover BCC removal area on nose. The division of the top part of the graft (not sure what it's called) won't be... READ MORE
I had the mohs procedure done 3 weeks ago for two bccs on the inside bridge of my nose very near the corner of my eye. I had dissolvable stitches and... READ MORE
How long does the swelling and redness last? Do most patients need the dog ear cut off a month after surgery? READ MORE
After surgery, my lip has swollen to 4 or 5 times its normal size. Is this normal or should I consider ER treatment?
I had Mohs surgery on the 3rd of July just above my upper lip & the repair involved stitching in and around the lip. I was expecting some swelling but... READ MORE
I had MOHS surgery last Monday, I am unsure of how the area should look now. There has been some oozing and a little bleeding, My nose does itch and... READ MORE
I am having some slight swelling (about 3/4 inch or less)if I am on my feet too long but then it goes down by morning. So is my body trying to reroute... READ MORE
, now next to nose swells and looks like it is filled with fluid, has been 11 months since Mohs surgery, is this normal? READ MORE
My nostril is lower and collapsed after a zip zag closure on a melanoma on side of nose. Will this get better in time ? There is a lot of swelling... READ MORE
Exactly what is the massage technique? I'm guessing this is to work out the swelling and flatten the scar?
I had MOHS performed for basel cell on the side of my nose, removed about a half dollar size cancer. Doc says massage should start soon but gave no... READ MORE
I had MOHs for the 2nd time in 2 years on the exact same region ( left side of nose). In both surgeries the doctor went in 3 times to get all the BCC.... READ MORE