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Why do I need to make an appointment for suture removal?

By November 2, 2012

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Dog wearing e-collar after surgery by apanoply on FlickrFor some people, scheduling an additional office visit for something so "easy" as removing sutures after a surgery seems like a waste of time. If your pet has post-op sutures or staples that need to be removed, are some reasons why it is a good idea to schedule that recheck appointment.

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Photo: Dog wearing e-collar after surgery by apanoply on Flickr


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