Hard, Itchy Lump Above Pubic Bone 5 Weeks Post-op

i had a tt 5 weeks ago and i have a hard, heavy, itchy lump right above my pubic bone area is this normal?

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Recovery of wound after tummy tuck

You describe something which has many alternative answers.  Most likely this is a normal variant of the healing process.  Alternatively, this might be an ingrown hair or a small erupting stitch which should be removed.  Consult your board certified plastic surgeon.

All the best,

Talmage J. Raine MD FACS

Recovery of wound after tummy tuck

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You describe something which has many alternative answers.  Most likely this is a normal variant of the healing process.  Alternatively, this might be an ingrown hair or a small erupting stitch which should be removed.  Consult your board certified plastic surgeon.

All the best,

Talmage J. Raine MD FACS

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