How long are the stitches supposed to stay in after liposuction? (Photo)
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Doctor Answers 4
Thanks for the question and for the photos.
Sutures generally dissolve within the first 2 weeks following surgery. I remove all sutures within 5-8 days.
Contact your surgeon about removing any still present after 2 1/2 weeks. You may also just cut the knots with a small clean scissors and the rest of the suture will fall out shortly thereafter on their own.
Best of luck.
How long are the stitches supposed to stay in after liposuction
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