Categorizing tumors by cell type and not the organ they grow in may alter treatment, experts say
by denmurpar on Sat Jan 26, 2008 12:00 AM
by NewYorkCity on Sat Jan 26, 2008 12:00 AM
I had a TT on 12/18/07 (alittle over a month ago) and there are some days where it looks really good and some days (like today) that it looks very red. There is also one part where 2 little pieces of something are sticking out - I am assuming they are the stitches. I thought they would have dissolved by now.
I am using the Curad Scar Therapy strips and I feel they are working because the scar seems to be healing nicely ;)
My daughter had to have a stitch removed after surgery a month or so due to the fact it didnt come out on it's own.
Be sure it comes out if you can. I tried the curad scar therapy and it made it red and uncomfortable.
I will bring her back in to be sure all is ok w/her surgeon. May be a keloid.
Thanks for your feedback. Hope you are doing well.
by dontquit8941 on Sun Jan 27, 2008 12:00 AM
by denmurpar on Mon Jan 28, 2008 12:00 AM
Your message was very helpful. Thank you so much. Every little thing is so worrisome when it comes to the process of healing from this whole thing. I will be sure she is aware of the Vitimin E and massage. I talked with a plastic surgeon who said massage is the best thing for it too.
Thanks, blessings, denny
by elliniowa on Thu Jan 31, 2008 12:00 AM
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