Belly Button Still Red 2 Weeks After Tummy Tuck

had a tummy tuck and my bellbutton is still red. its been two weeks should i be worried. it looks like it may have puss in the belly button?

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Red belly button after a tummy tuck

a little redness is common and normal, but if it looks like there is purulent material, I strongly suggest you see your surgeon to see if there are any infected sutures or whether you need to be placed on antibiotics.

Red belly button after a tummy tuck

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a little redness is common and normal, but if it looks like there is purulent material, I strongly suggest you see your surgeon to see if there are any infected sutures or whether you need to be placed on antibiotics.

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