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How long till sutures dissolve?
I had 4 level ACDF on Jan 3. The wound was reopened because of infection on Jan 17. Once swelling decreased, I could see and feel sutures. I am supposed to massage the scar several times a day. When I do, I can feel those sutures and they sort of creep me out.
Did anyone else take this long for sutures to dissolve? I am less than 8 weeks from the second closure.
4 level ACDF completed on January 3rd.
I developed an infection which required reopening the wound on January17th
Looking forward to life without as much pain!