How to go about removing a human bite scar that healed and ended up with a bump? (photo)
Doctor Answers (1)
Scar revision after bite
- That sounds rough, glad you're ok!
- It looks pretty small, and you can probably just cut it out and sew it back together nicely
- Ideally, you want to wait 6 months, but sometimes, you can inject it with some steroids to reduce the swelling and itching until it has matured a little more
These answers are for educational purposes and should not be relied upon as a substitute for medical advice you may receive from your physician. If you have a medical emergency, please call 911. These answers do not constitute or initiate a patient/doctor relationship.