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Is a bump above my bb normal after TT? (Photo)

Is this bump normal? What can I do? What is it called? I just noticed it. Should I address it To my ps? I'm 6 mths po. Pls help!

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Is a bump above my bb normal after TT?

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You are likely dealing with an abnormal scar;  hypertrophic or keloid scarring. Your plastic surgeon will likely address it with agent such as injectable steroids. Best wishes.


San Diego Plastic Surgeon
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Hypertrophic Scar

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It looks like a hypertrophic scar.  You should go see your plastic surgeon so they can see it in person and treat it appropriately. 

Luis H. Macias, MD
Los Angeles Plastic Surgeon
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Bump in scar after tummy tuck

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I think that is a small area of hypertrophic scarring.  I would go in and get him to asses it.  I would likely inject it with a small amount of steroids. 

Gordon Lewis, MD
Richmond Plastic Surgeon
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