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What to Do with Appendectomy Scar with Small Indent? (photo)

Hi, I had appendicitis when I was 8 years old and now I'm 21 and would like to get a scar revision/scar removal but mine has a small indent. I... READ MORE

Scar Removal After Appendectomy?

I am in my 40's and have surgery scars in my abdomen and five surgeryindentations from a ruptured appendix that looks like bellybuttons.It is very... READ MORE

Appendectomy Gone Wrong- What Are My Options For Scar Removal? (photo)

My ruptured appendix resulted in a 2-3 in incision down my belly button. The scar ended up much more severe as my doctors were forced to reopen the... READ MORE

What Type of Surgeon Do I Need for Internal Keloids from Scarring Since Having my 3 C -section?

I have had 3 sections, an appendectomy and Tubal ligation. Now I have developed internal jellies that a causing me severe pain on my cesearean scar. I... READ MORE

Cosmetic Surgery After an Appendectomy Recommended? Unhappy With The Swelling and Scarring? (photo)

Hi, I had an emergency appendectomy 3 months ago. The scar is 4 inches and the area above it, looks swollen. It feels like there is fluid or fatty... READ MORE

How to Improve an Indented Appendectomy Scar?

What is the best way to remove or make less noticabl a appendectomy scar that is indented. I had an appendectomy 40 years ago. My scar is wide and is... READ MORE

I have a scar after having my appendix removed 4 years ago. What are my options for having it removed?

I am now 20 yrs old and back in 2010 I had a apendecitis and ovarian mass removal at the same time. As a result of that surgery I have a horrendous... READ MORE

Is there any treatment, surgery that can remove the scar from appendectomy completely, or at least diminish it? (Photo)

Hi, my name is Jaqueline and when I was about five years old I had surgery on my appendix. I was left with a five inch scar that runs down my belly... READ MORE

How can I get rid of my scar and the indention? (photo)

.. I was four years old when my appendix had burst.. Now I am 21. I'm afraid I'll never get rid of this big scar that I see every time I look at my... READ MORE

Do I have any hope of removing an old, dark, surgery scar?

10 years ago, I had my appendix removed, followed by an emergency surgery a few days later. The incision from the appendectomy was re-opened for the... READ MORE

Am I a good candidate for scar revision surgery? (photo)

I had exploratory and appendectomy surgery in 1968 at 3 months old. The scar is very indented and as I get older it is bothering me more. READ MORE

What's the best way to fix my appendix scar? (Photo)

I had my appendix removed when I was seven and I had a deep scar on my stomach. I know it cant be fixed or removed but I don't know any better way to... READ MORE

Will my scar stretch and hurt if I get pregnant? Should I go to a plastic surgeon and see if they can help me? (Photo)

I had my appendix out when i was 4 and the scar under my belly button is quite big about 3inches. My Gyno saw it and said that she is surprised as i... READ MORE

Appendicitis scar - What surgery do I undergo to remove the aftermath? (Photo)

When I was 5-6 years old, I underwent surgery due to appendicitis. When I stand up straight, you can clearly see the scar's depth, and as I bend over... READ MORE

I have a 23 year old scar from an appendectomy when I was ten? (photo)

Is there any plastic surgery that can lessen the puckering on top and overall appearance? READ MORE

Scar removal after an appendectomy from a ruptured appendix. (photo)

After going in for a routine appendectomy, at the initial key hole, the hospital discovered that my appendix had ruptured. This resulted in a 2-3 inch... READ MORE

What procedure can flatten these two tiny scars left behind from my Appendectomy? (photo)

I had my appendix taken out when I was 9 years old and now I'm 18 years old and am tired of the tiny scars left behind from it. They were 3 tiny scars... READ MORE

Do I qualify for scar corrective surgery on the nhs? (photos)

When I was 4 years old I had my appendix removed twice due to the appendix bursting and the surgeons missing fluid in the first operation. I am was... READ MORE

After appendectomy stitches were removed, I noticed one of the scars was slightly thickened below the surface. Is this normal?

THis one scar alone, which is nearer to the groin, and it is not felt in the other scars, even in the one close to it. Could be because of the weight... READ MORE

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