Is it normal for my skin graft to be hard and bumpy? (Photo)

It's been 3 weeks since my plastic surgery skin graft and I'm concerned cause it's not flat and feels hard. I see my surgeon next week for my one month check up.

Doctor Answers 1

Skin graft

Thank you for your question and photo. It appears that the skin graft has "pin cushioned".  This sometimes can happen and I would talk with your surgeon about how to correct it, there are a few options including shaving it down and injecting it with steroid.

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