Should I be worried about a large hematoma? (Photo)

I had an extensive tummy tuck, lipo in front and back. I have developed a large hematoma on the right side of my lower abdomen. Is that normal? Should I be worried!

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Hematomas are always serious issue. Call your surgeon and figure out your next step. Large hematomas need to be tackled surgically. 

Hematoma after surgery

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Thanks for your inquiry, but without an exam it is impossible to advise.  I suggest you ask your surgeon how concerned he/she is and more importantly, what is the course of action.  Good Luck.  

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