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DST Double Eyelid Suture Bump and Itchiness. Do I Need Stitches Out or Ointment? (photo)

I have just done a DST double eyelid surgery last week. my left eye crease is fine but on my right, there is a raised bump that is sometimes itchy, do i need to take the stitches out? my surgeon said it will resolve itself. Do i need any ointment?

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Your incision looks great.

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For only one week out from surgery, your incision looks fantastic. Your surgeon is absolutely correct. Every incision heals with a scar, and yours looks great this early after surgery. Be patient!


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