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Category: Dermatology
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Experience:  Years of outpatient experience treating dermatological problems
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I suffered a dog bite to my nose about 4 weeks ago now. I

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Hello. I suffered a dog bite to my nose about 4 weeks ago now. I was given a tetanus injection and antibiotics which have all worked fine. But now the wounds are healing, the puncture- like wound has become almost like a hard lump. Is this normal during the healing process? I have attached the wounds at day one (after the incident) and then the scarring now. Any help will be appreciated. Thanks
Submitted: 19 days ago.
Category: Dermatology
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 19 days ago.

Hello. I'm Dr Chip
Thanks for your pictures

You've got some mild scar hypertrophy there but nothing serious

This will clear it up

Please let me know if you need any more information

Customer: replied 19 days ago.
Thank you very much!
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 19 days ago.

My pleasure

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