Is it normal for my belly button to be hard after 3 months post op Tummy tuck?

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Healing issues

If you are referring to the hardness of the scar around your belly button, it can be still hard 3 months after tummy tuck.  Your scar should be softening by now, however, and it would be a good idea to point out your concerns to your surgeon to be sure that your scar is maturing normally.

Healing issues

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If you are referring to the hardness of the scar around your belly button, it can be still hard 3 months after tummy tuck.  Your scar should be softening by now, however, and it would be a good idea to point out your concerns to your surgeon to be sure that your scar is maturing normally.

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