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How Do You Address Dog Ears After Tummy Tuck?

I had a tummy tuck and some weeks later i went in to get my dog ears taking care of. And he only removed the pointed skin! i still have dog ears now! What do i do?

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Dog ear revision

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Dog ears are the result of gathering of the skin and fat at the ends of an excision. The wider the angle at the ends, the more of a dog ear you get. The dog ear can be reduced by either extending the excision until the angle is fairly acute and the excess skin removed, and/or by removing the underlying and surround fat to allow the skin to "lie" down and contract.


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