The two holds where the drainage were? (Photo)
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The drain site holes in the pubic region usually close shortly after surgery but may stay red for up to a year or so. Best of luck.
Tummy Tuck Scars
You can expect your scars to fade and soften over the first year. Swelling in the pubic area will also resolve over the next few months. You appear to be on track,
All the best
Thank you for your question.
This is common for the holes to be slightly indented after surgery, you still have swelling in that area. At one month things appear to be healing very well. If there is no change by the time you see your surgeon in December, be sure to address your concerns with them at that time. Good luck with recovery.
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The drain holes typically close very quickly over a few day period. It is always best to ask these questions of your chosen surgeon as recommendations may be different.
Kenneth Hughes, MD
Los Angeles, CA
The two holds where the drainage were?
Congratulations on having undergone the tummy tuck procedure; I'm glad that you are doing well.The drain sites do typically heal over the course of the next several weeks/months. Best wishes.
It is still quite soon since your surgery, so I would leave it longer and the indents where the drains were may settle. If not it should be very simple to correct under local anesthetic.
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