I Need Plastic Surgery for an Oil Burnt Scar on my Thigh Do You Always Have to Take Skin from the Buttocks for the Surgery?
- Asked by geisha
- 1 year ago
I Need Plastic Surgery for an Oil Burnt Scar on my Thigh Do You Always Have to Take Skin from the Buttocks for the Surgery
Donor site for skin grafting
The donor site for skin grafting is something that can usually be discussed and negotiated with your surgeon. It is not usually necessary to take skin from the buttocks. There are a variety of other places on the body that are usually suitable and will not be as sore to sit on immediately after the surgery. I recommend that you discuss your preferences of donor site (donor site = where the skin is taken from) with your plastic surgeon.
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