how long should it take for absorbable sutures for a melanoma in situ incision in the back to absorb into the skin?

It's been a month and I can still feel them.

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Answered by Vascular Institute of Chattanooga

It takes 2-3+ months for these to completely absorb. If you have concerns, I recommend you call your dermatologist.

Published on Aug 08, 2019

Answered by Vascular Institute of Chattanooga (View Profile)

It takes 2-3+ months for these to completely absorb. If you have concerns, I recommend you call your dermatologist.

Published on Jul 11, 2012


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