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12 weeks post op Tummy Tuck w/ Liposuction flanks. I feel very tight around belly button area with some pain. Is this normal?

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It is normal still to have some pain and tightness around the belly button.

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It is normal still to have some pain and tightness around the belly button. Patients typically have muscle spasms and /or discomfort after having muscle placation performed and it is not unusual to feel pain or discomfort up to a few months post-operatively.


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