Skin Tag Removal Surgery

Skin Tag Removal Surgery

Skin tag removal is a minor surgical procedure that removes small, benign growths known as skin tags. Skin tags are skin outgrowths that mostly develop in the neck, armpits, and groin. They can cause skin irritation and discomfort and require surgery for removal. Various types of surgical removal of skin tags include freezing or burning techniques. They are called excision, cauterization, or cryotherapy.

What is the price of skin tag removal surgery?

The price for the surgical removal of skin tags in Pakistan ranges between 5000-25000 PKR. The surgery price can vary depending on the number of tags and the surgeon you consult. 

What diagnosis leads to surgery for skin tag removal?

Skin tags are generally harmless and do not cause any symptoms. The surgery is suggested for the following conditions;

  • Irritation or bleeding from the tags

  • It affects your normal functioning

  • The tags become extremely painful

  • Aesthetic concerns

What is the procedure for skin tag removal?

A surgeon performs skin tag removal surgery and involves the following steps;

  • A biopsy is performed to ensure that the outgrowth is benign.

  • Local anesthesia is administered to numb the area.

  • The skin tag is cut off, burnt, or frozen depending on the excision, cauterization, or cryotherapy.

  • The blood supply to the skin tag is stopped by binding a surgical thread around it.

  • Without circulation, it falls off after a day or two.

  • A bandage is applied, depending on the size of the tag.

  • Over-the-counter ointment or medicine is prescribed to prevent discomfort and pain after the procedure.

What to expect after skin tag removal surgery?

After removing the skin tag, minor bleeding and swelling are common at the surgical site. A pus can also be filled in some cases at the treatment site. Painkillers are prescribed to reduce the discomfort after the skin tag removal.

What are the risks and complications associated with skin tag removal?

The possible risks and complications that occur after skin tag removal surgery are;

  • Scarring

  • Bleeding

  • Risk of infection

  • Discolored keloid formation

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Cost varies depending on the type of surgery and locality.

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