Vascular Birthmarks Foundation Forum - View Single Post - Given no pain med after ulcerated hemangioma
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Old 05-18-2009, 10:01 PM
nickbar nickbar is offline
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Laser treatment on a vascular lesion is like a sunburn (we usedTylenol for 24 hours post laser)....but ulcerated lesions are extremely painful... the doctor should have been much more sensitive to this. Did they give you any advice on using ointments to protect the area?

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