5 months post Facelift with a scalp scar that had healed and now reopened. What should I do?
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Scalp scar opened 5 months after facelift
Problems with healing after a facelift, lite-lift, quicklift, life-style lift
incisions should not reopen this long after your surgery,
this should be seen by your doctor and evaluated
Scalp scar opened 5 months after surgery
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Scalp scar reopening 5 months after face lift
- The most likely cause is an ingrown hair
- The next most likely cause is a deep absorbing suture that you body tried to absorb is now trying to reject,
- See your plastic surgeon to figure out the cause,
- A cancer is very unlikely but can certainly be biopsied by your surgeon is a worrisome area has appeared.
- Best wishes.
An open wound five months After facelift is really unheard of
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