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freespiritha
toronto, Canada

 
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I had a surgery mar 8 this year and developed small seroma pocket, pics included. I did not have surgery done locally, ps says this seroma can wait, family physican says it may go away. i am not sure if i should seek out dr to drain it or leave it, i don't ike the look of it, i don't have fever and physically it does not bother me. Whats your opinion.

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docblinski


Plastic surgeon
Miami, FL
United States
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May 9, 2011 5:34 AM

You have 2 issues. The post operative "seroma" and who will offer medical care in your area. The first issue, just from the posted photo I agree there is a seroma. Size or amount very hard (more)
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drdisaia


Plastic surgeon
Huntington Beach / San Clemente, CA
United States
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May 7, 2011 6:27 AM

A seroma that is that long standing is not a medical problem but can mar results. Send me a picture and I'll make a blog post on it. (more)
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freespiritha
toronto, Ont
Canada
 
May 7, 2011 8:53 AM

My picture is included in the original question. Is there another way I can send you a picture?



 



 

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