Hematoma after breast reduction; worried about infection? (Photos)
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Doctor Answers 1
Sorry to hear about your hematoma. This looks like a wound breakdown in your breast reduction. Based on the photos, it is hard to tell exactly but it does not look infected. However you had an area of the wound that broke down. You need to make sure you take care of the wound. Follow up with your surgeon about how best to manage the wound. With proper care, you will see how well this actually ends up healing. Unfortunately you will have a wide scar in this location but it should heal with proper care. You might need a scar revision down the line. Hope this helps. Good luck.
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