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Dr., So you remember the picture I sent you of my torso a
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Dr., I will try to attach a picture and I hope you can tell
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Dr., I just read on wikipedia that a hematoma that is
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Dr., As I think you know, I have cellulitis in the radiated
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Dr., Tell me more about this bad venous status. You have
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I am worried that the scar tissue in my chest is so
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Dr., Have you ever seen cellulitis NOT heal on a radiated
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Doconc, How likely is it that my seroma is lined with scar
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Dr., I just came back from my first visit to the lymphadema
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