Iam a 45 yr old female and tummy tuck with muscle repair 13 wks post op.. I notice that i had lower abd muscle contractions.. After that.. Especially at noc.. Notice this bumps like the size of a lemon and smaller formed underneath the incision they do not hurt.. Whats that.. .? Also i have the left side deform.. Will it change..?
It is normal to have bumps on the scar line? (photo)
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Bumps post op
Post op bumps can be areas of fat necrosis. Dissolving sutures would be much smaller than a lemon. This fat necrosis will often get more soft within a year.
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