Black skin patch near belly button? (Photo)

Got my tummy tuck surgery done 2 weeks back. I had dark patch near my belly button. It still have no effect. My surgeon says it will go off on its own. I am afraid if any scar will be left

Doctor Answers 2

Tummy tuck

looks like some skin that may need to be addressed at some time.  have you seen your surgeon?  you might have a prolonged healing time


Newark Plastic Surgeon
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See your surgeon

I would see your surgeon immediately.  It looks like it might be an area with vascular compromise.  Good luck. 

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