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Any advice on how to not irritate the stitches in your arm pit?

Linda G Profile
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anonymous

Stage 1 Patient over 6 years
 
  • Linda G Profile
    anonymes
    Stage 1 Patient
    Thanks Andre. Good idea!
    over 6 years Comment Flag
  • Deborah Camacho Profile
    anonymes
    Stage 2A Patient
    One: Use a small, soft pillow to keep your arm lifted away from the pit. Two: When I started to heal the sweat irritated me, so I used cornstarch to stay dry.
    over 6 years Comment Flag
  • André Roberts Profile
    anonymes
    Stage 1 Patient
    I loosely tied an open bandana around my pit/shoulder. It helped a lot. Hope you find comfort. Prayers to you.
    over 6 years Comment Flag

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