4 weeks post-op from my tummy tuck. Discharging a clear liquid from my belly button. Normal? (photo)
Doctor Answers 2
The drainage may be an infection or fluid collection. But to be seen in person to be properly evaluated.
Clear discharge from a tummy tuck
Thanks for reaching out. The clear fluid could be a sign of a seroma or even the start of infection. It is important to be seen right away by your surgeon to get an accurate diagnosis and the proper treatment plan.
I hope this helps :)
These answers are for educational purposes and should not be relied upon as a substitute for medical advice you may receive from your physician. If you have a medical emergency, please call 911. These answers do not constitute or initiate a patient/doctor relationship.