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I Have a Large Horizontal Scar on my Stomach Above my Belly Button. What Kind of Surgery Could Help? (photo)

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?

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Fixing an abdominal scar

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Certainly, scar revision would be appropriate.  The first line of therapy would be the following:

 

  1. Surgical scar excision
  2. Layered surgical closure of the wound

Web reference: http://surgery90210.com/cosmetic-dermatology/38/scar-revision.aspx

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