1 Month Post-tummy Tuck - Incision Filled with Yellow/white Tissue

I had a tummy tuck 1 mth ago, i have noticed an area in my incision that is filled with soft yellow/white tissue that is moves when i clean it and i can see a suture. My ps says it is fine. It seems to be getting worse the area is widening and looks like it is getting deeper. Will this go away by itself?

Doctor Answers 1

Open wound in incision after tummy tuck (abdominoplasty)

In all likelihood the wound will close with proper wound care. Removal of the suture may be beneficial but I would leave this to the discretion of the surgeon.

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