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Natural Looking Belly Button After Tummy Tuck?

Do you think my belly button will open up and look more natural after everything starts to relax and heal? How long before my belly button starts to... READ MORE

Tummy Tuck to Fix Loose Belly Button?

I had two pregnancies. My tummy is still flat, the skin above (around) belly button are loose, one inch scar above belly button. Will umbilicoplasty... READ MORE

Belly Button Discharge After Tummy Tuck

I had a Tummy Tuck done on 10/28. My belly button has been seeping discharge and has an odor. I have been cleaning it with peroxide, but it has not... READ MORE

What is This Lump Above my Belly Button?

I have had a tummy tuck, had my tubes removed thru the belly button then had two hernias repaired above the belly button. I now have a lump directly... READ MORE

Belly Button Crusting Post-Tummy Tuck

Is it normal to have some crusting of the belly button after a Tummy Tuck? It's is a fair amount similar to a scab but there is no foul odor. I was... READ MORE

How Do I Know if I've Developed a Post Pregnancy Hernia?

I had a baby 9 weeks ago. My abs felt like they had a split. I spoke to my OB and they determined it to be so. I'm wondering what the best way to... READ MORE

Umbilical Float or Full Tummy Tuck for High Belly Button?

I am 110lbs, 5'4" and had twins. I now have a hernia, diastasis, low c-section scar and only a small amount of skin ABOVE my belly button (bb). I... READ MORE

Why is fluid leaking out of my belly button?

I'm on day 18 post op, been feeling ok pain are not as bad.  Both drainage came out 4 days ago. But now my belly button is leaking fluid.... READ MORE

Can I Get my Belly Button Pierced After a Tummy Tuck?

I will be 6months post-op in February and was hoping to get my belly button pierced. Would that be ok? READ MORE

Belly Button After Tummy Tuck Surgery: Can It Be Moved?

I am a 40 year old female who had two children in the last 4 years.  I was and still am a size 0/2.  I always had loose skin (due to yoyo... READ MORE

Can Plastic Surgeon Do Diastasis Recti Repair with a Hernia in One Surgery?

I had three children and have a Diastasis Recti along with umbilical hernia. I was told I needed to have a surgeon and plastic surgeon work on my... READ MORE

Afraid my Belly Button is Not Healing Properly After Tummy Tuck.

I am cleaning it daily with soap and water and then peroxide after the shower. I still have to cover it with gauze. It's like a scab over it, but... READ MORE

Tummy Tuck to Remove Stretch Marks Above Belly Button?

I'm 23 and I have stretch marks from my lower abdomen up to my breasts from being overweight. Will a Tummy tuck get rid of the upper abdomen stretch... READ MORE

Belly Button Almost Closed After a Five Month Tummy Tuck.

I had a tummy tuck five months ago and my belly button is almost closed. The only thing that fits is a q-tip and pushing it hard. What should I do? READ MORE

How will my stomach and belly button look after having hernia surgery without a Tummy Tuck? (photo)

I currently have an umbilical hernia. I look 5 months pregnant. It is very embarrassing to say the least. I was reluctant to post these pictures. I am... READ MORE

What Type of Tummy Tuck Surgery Necessitates a Vertical Scar As Well As a Horizonal One?

I have seen pictures of tummy tuck after photos and been concerned by the small vertical scar I see in some along with the expected horizontal scar.... READ MORE

How Do You Know if You Have a Ruptured Belly Button Hernia?

I am asking this question for my son. I do not have a picture of his belly. READ MORE

Will a Tummy Tuck Get Rid of All my Stretchmarks and Belly Button Piercing Scar?

I've had children and had a nice flat tummy before, and wanted to know if a tummy tuck will help with the orange peel looking skin and stretch... READ MORE

Could I Change my Innie Belly Button into an Outie?

I realize this is usually asked in reverse but I have some confidential reasons for this. I always liked the way outies look personally, call me crazy... READ MORE

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