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542591 tn?1214119657

asking a question about serious injury in upper lip

I have a vertical injury in my ypper lip and stitches were taken for me around 7 . now i'm afraid to leave a scar cosmoticaly i can't bear plz tell me the methods i 've to do to avoid this .as this injury is recent from 2 days . plz answer me i'm soo worry. many thanks
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242582 tn?1193613120
MEDICAL PROFESSIONAL
Assuming that the injury was treated with meticulous sutures, the degree of scarring will be primarily controlled by your genetic healing capacity.  Topical antibiotics help with this injury, but time and limited sun exposure will also be of benefit.
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