Follow up to previous question - I notice the color has changed(BOTTOM PIC) on my tummy tuck incision is it infected? (photos)
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Tummy Tuck Incision Opening
Follow up to previous question - I notice the color has changed(BOTTOM PIC) on my tummy tuck incision is it infected?
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Scars can discolor from any tension or trauma
The dark skin color by itself does not mean infection.
It does mean inflammation - which can be from the open wound itself, from surgical tension on the skin or infection among other causes.
Always consult a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon.
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