I was born with a tumor on my liver and through exploratory surgery, I have been left with this awful scar and want to get rid of it. What kind of surgery should I look into/what would be the price?
I Have a Large Horizontal Scar on my Stomach Above my Belly Button. What Kind of Surgery Could Help? (photo)
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Fixing an abdominal scar
Certainly, scar revision would be appropriate. The first line of therapy would be the following:
- Surgical scar excision
- Layered surgical closure of the wound
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