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I had a mini tummy tuck back in 2010, I was 29 years old
I had a mini tummy tuck back in 2010 , I was 29 years old with no kids . I don't think the doctor moved my belly button , but he did make a tiny incision on top of my belly button to make it look a bi… read more
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Ive had 3 c sections and my baby is going to be 4 months
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My belly feels weird. It's smelly and had clear smelly
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Is it safe to have a second tummy tuck to remove stitches i
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I had a tummy tuck and mommy makeover about 2 weeks ago. As
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I've had tummy tuck surgery and I'm now 3 weeks post op. It
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Had tummy tuck three weeks ago - my questions are - small
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I'm 3.5 weeks post op after tummy tuck. The very center of
Hello, I'm 3.5 weeks post op after tummy tuck. The very center of my incision is open and was leaking. My surgeon cleaned the area and it's opened a bit more now. It's about 3 inches in length and 1/4… read more
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For an extended belly, which will more than likely have to
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I am thinking of having abdominoplasty and I know that when
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My abdominal scars from a tummy tuck are still very raised
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If I can't get lap band surgery, can I get a tummy tuck? I
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