I Had Liposuction in July and Am Satisfied. However, Why Do I Have a Rock Hard Mass Around Upper Area Belly Button Area?
- Asked by mzg in Naperville
- 1 year ago
Rock Hard Mass after Liposuction
A rock hard mass after liposuction is usually a fluid collection that has become chronic and now has a wall around it. However, an exam by your plastic surgeon is best. Kenneth Hughes, MD Los Angeles, CA
Web reference: http://www.hughesplasticsurgery.com
Liposuction in July
I hope you have worn your garment as your surgeon recommends. At this point, you should look good and feel good. This concern you have with a mass in the navel area needs to be addressed by your surgeon. Schedule a follow up visit with him, and voice your concern.
A rock hard lump after abdominal liposuction
The lump over teh belly button is likely a collection of blood (hematoma) or a small seroma, and often an aspiration in the office will help them settle down. Let your surgeon have a look as the lumps should be resolving by now.
Web reference: http://www.peterejohnsonmd.com
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