Fibrous tissue 11 days post op tummy tuck suggestions? (photo)
Boca Raton, FL
1 year ago
I'm 11 days post op and very happy with my result thus far however I have developed fibrous tissue above my scar which is very hard. I confirmed with my surgeon it is not fluid. I have got 2 lymphatic massages so far but they are $100 each session any other suggestions I can do early in my recovery stage to help with fibrous tissue break down?
Doctor Answers 2
Maybe very low dose steroid injections / But only in person examination would allow a dx to fibrosis scar to be determined.
This is very common post op.Heat and massage will help and also ultrasound can be considered but massage and heat are the least expensive.
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