I had otoplasty a week ago and i had hematoma in the same day.. iwent to my sergeon and hadalready drained the blood now im suffering from the hematoma results (swelling and some blood drops) so I need to know what tips I can do to heal from these results faster? and when i can take off the bondage? thanks
What Tips I Can Do to Heal from Hematoma Resulting?
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Hematoma After Otoplasty (Ear Pinning)
First, make sure that the hematoma does not come back. Second, keep the bandage on until instructed to take off - usually a week after. The bandage is serving to keep pressure and reduce the likelihood of hematoma recurrence. If you do these two things, you will heal quickly. Good luck.
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