24 year old female. Huge swelling, hard lump 6 days after buccal fat pad removal. Is this hematoma or an abscess?
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Huge swelling, hard lump 6 days after buccal fat pad removal = continue f/u with plastic surgeon #buccalfat #buccalfatremoval
Ideally patients should follow up with the plastic surgeon that performed the procedure.
If it is not possible to follow up with their primary plastic surgeon, patients should consider asking the plastic surgeon that performed the operation to help them to find out a local plastic surgeon that could evaluate the patient and assist in the management of the post surgical swelling.
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