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pic of SCC or ka.
wedge excision under local anaesthetic today
Patient permission to post pics. Tight across top lip. Told this will ease and stretch out with time
Wedge excision went down right side of chin. Dissolvable sutures.
squamous cell carcinoma
Keratoacanthoma or squamous cell carcinoma. Awaiting results.
day five after surgery. Swollen, cleaning with salt and water, application of Vaseline, sometimes antibiotic grease, microspore tape.
Ouch, looks very sore. Heal up well.
Pathology result squamous cell carcinoma completely removed.
Squamous cell carcinoma completely removed. This one approx 18 months visible on surface.
day seven after surgery, wedge excision SCC lip
Thinking that something will go away and waiting for it to go away is a huge risk. Seek diagnosis asap.
Surgery was quick and painless.
Recovery not too slow with focus on liquified raw foods. Follow up tests.
three weeks after surgery
Can eat soft foods. Dissolvable stitches have dissolved. Still some difficulties talking smiling laughing but told skin will stretch. Scan in a few weeks to see if scc has spread.
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