What Would the Effect of a Sauna Be on a Skin Flap on Lower Leg, 3 Weeks Post Op? (photo)

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Sauna on a flap

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Usually saunas are a "nono" for several months because saunas in general harbor alot of bacteria.  You should ask your surgeon.

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