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Incision Care and Scars

12 years 8 months ago #8115 by Patricia
Melodie..i put cortaid around my stoma where it was irritated...as for the scar I used a very expensive product called Strivectin ... its supposed to be good for facial wrinkles too...worked better on the scar as i don't seem to have one anymore...wrinkles still there!! Pat

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12 years 8 months ago #8109 by Melodie
My incision seems to be healing nicely but I would like to know what is best to use when it is sometimes itchy and dry...and what will help to prevent a bad scar. Following surgery, my skin is so very dry...I could just use a moisturizing lotion but I suspect some products work better than others. Suggestions, please. Thanks, Melodie

Melodie, Indy Pouch, U.W.Medical Center, Seattle, Dr. Paul H. Lange & Jonathan L. Wright

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