Male Bilateral PeriAreolar Mastopexy 3-Week Post-Op: I have been using Steri Strips and changing them every other day (Photo)
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What to Expect After Gynecomastia Surgery
Also, as you heal, the area may feel “lumpy” and irregular. This, too, decreases with time, and massaging these areas will help soften the scar tissue.
The #compression garment helps reduce the swelling, and the longer it is worn, the more quickly you will #heal. It can also assist in the retraction of the skin.
Additionally, your doctor may place tape or foam over the incisions, which can be removed on day 3 or 4, before your first post-op appointment.
If you have any concerns about #healing, its best to ask questions of your surgeon or their nursing staff.
Suture and swelling postop
Only a surgeon can remove it.
If it is the Pin-Wheel suture we use then after removal may have spread of the areola size.
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