stitch granuloma

stitch granuloma

a foreign-body granuloma occurring around a buried nonabsorbable suture.
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It is easily confused with stitch granuloma, inguinal hernia, lipoma, abscess, cyst, incisional hernia, desmoid tumour, sarcoma, lymphoma, primary or metastatic cancer.
Abdominal wall endometriosis clinically presents as a painful swelling resembling haemotoma, abscess, stitch granuloma or tumors.
It is often misdiagnosed as stitch granuloma, lipoma, abscess, cyst, incisional hernia, desmoid tumor.
This was initially thought to be a stitch granuloma.