My lipoma removal. (photo)

Hi had lipoma removed on left ankle. It swelled but went down now I c bruising. What could it be

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My lipoma removal.

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Thank you for sharing your question and congratulations on your procedure.  Bruising is not uncommon after surgery but should resolve over the span of 10-14 days.  You can help speed the bruising resolution by reducing the swelling in your leg and using warm compresses to improve blood flow.  Hope this helps.

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