A Lump In The Lymph Node Surgery Scar?
I want to ask . Shortly after lymph node surgery, there was a lump around the area of my wound. Is that the healing stage or symptoms of glandular return ???
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Wound healing through several stages after an injury or surgery. Wound healing through several phases, namely the inflammatory phase, fibroblastic phase and the maturation phase. The duration of wound healing varies depending on the magnitude and degree of injury suffered, can take several weeks to several months. In wound healing there are several factors that influence wound healing such as wound hygiene, wound care, and prevention of wound infection.
The emergence of a lump in the wound area needs to be done further examination related to the lump, since when the bump appeared, how big the size of the lump, whether the lump appeared from the wound after surgery or around the surgical wound, whether discharge from the lump or around the lump, whether there are other symptoms after the emergence of lumps such as fever, pain, swelling around the wound or lump, pus discharge from around the lump or wound.
It is advisable to return control to the doctor regarding surgery for an assessment and examination as well as a management plan that suits your condition. For more information about the wound recovery process, please access this link. Avoid scraping the sores or bumps that appear, keep the wound clean, avoid taking self-medication outside the treatment regimen instructed by your doctor.
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