Why do I feel my donor area swollen and uncomfortable to rest head on it still 3 years after FUE?

Deae Sir I was undergone FUE transplantation before 3 yrs. After surgery the Donner area was swelling and has to be normalised with time, but its strange that I still feel a bump in that area and dont understand why it feels very odd when I touch it, even I can't rest my head comfortably on that area while lying and sleeping. Please tell me how this will be normalised? Or is there something went wrong ?

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If it has been 3 years and you are having issues with your donor area, something is wrong. You need to see your doctor or anoth

If it has been 3 years and you are having issues with your donor area, something is wrong.  You need to see your doctor or anotherer doctor for an examination.


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Three years after FUE

The complaints outlined in your question reflects possible problems such as nerve injury and cysts in your donor area. Have a good, experienced doctor examine you.

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