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Correcting Keloid Scars and Indentations After Tummy Tuck?

I had a full TT May 09. I am 6 Months Post-Op and am not happy w/the results. My new Belly Button has keloided, is reddish/purple very unappealing.... READ MORE

Best Treatment for Keloid Tummy Tuck Scar?

I had a Tummy Tuck about 2 years ago, and have scar tissue around it, like keloids. Which treatment would be best for this, and how much would it... READ MORE

6 Month Post Op Tummy Tuck Doctor Says I Developed a Keloid and Wants to Do a Revision and Radiation, is This Normal? (photo)

I just went to my PS for my 6 months post op appt i love my results but i did have a little complain that i scar has become a little thick and bumpy... READ MORE

How to Prevent Keloid Before Tummy Tuck?

How can I determine if I am a prone to keloids? And if I am what can I use to prevent it? I'm getting Tummy Tuck done on Tuesday. READ MORE

Keloid After Tummy Tuck?

Hello, ive have my sx back in june 2012 -tummy tuck. I now have a keloid scar in my belly button. I went back to the hospital i got the sx done, they... READ MORE

Best Strategic Methods for a Tummy Tuck Scar in African-American Women?

I'm an African-American woman in my mid-twenties who has a history of keloid scarring. Sometimes I scar, sometimes I don't. My skin responds well to... READ MORE

4 Weeks Post- Tummy Tuck. Prone to Hypertrophic Scarring. Suggestions?

I Had a Ftt 4 Wks Ago with Plication of the RA. I generally get Keloidal(hypertrophic ) scarring. What steps and for how long should I take to... READ MORE

Keloid tummy tuck scar and belly button 10 months post op. What is the remedy for my keloids? (Photo)

What is the remedy for my keloids? PS suggested scar excision and 3 radiation therapy sessions... Will this help solve this permanently? READ MORE

Keloid Scars and Tummy Tuck is That a Problem?

I have a consultation in Lenox Hill Hospital.I am don't know if I should cancel my consultation because I am afraid I will be turn away. I am... READ MORE

What Are my Options for Raised Keloid Circumferential Tummy Tuck Scar from 5 Years Ago? (photo)

Following a large weight loss I had a tummy tuck performed 5 years ago. A year later, I had the tummy tuck extended circumferentially and the front... READ MORE

I have an ugly keloid in my belly button after getting a hysterectomy. Might I get another in my belly button after TT? (Photo)

I had a hysterectomy done 10 yrs ago, due to this surgery I have an ugly keloid in my belly button , I don't like it :( I used to have a nice belly... READ MORE

Tummy Tuck Keloid Treatment for Hispanic Skin?

There are several treatments like Scar MD, Silicone Tape, etc. for keloid scars. Which do you recommend? I am Hispanic and had a tummy tuck 3 years... READ MORE

Can a BAM, BBL and Tummy Tuck be done at the same time?

Are there special incision techniques used for sensitive keloid prone skin? READ MORE

Keloid Scarring After TT? (photo)

Have been super down because I had a tummy tuck scar revision never developed keloid from the 1st surgery but developed now keloid after the scar... READ MORE

When Will Keloid Usually Form After TT?

I had tt 3weeks now and still using silicon sheets and cream to prevent hypertrophic scaring,,,can i stop applying them now because my scar looks... READ MORE

What Are the Chances of Abnormal Keloid Tissue Formation After a Tummy Tuck?

Are the chances less for a 30-year-old than a 50-year old? How can a keloid be prevented from occurring after a tummy tuck? READ MORE

Which would you recommend; Tummy Tuck Vs Lipo? (photo)

After a little more research it looks like a tummy tuck may be the best for me. Getting lipo only removes "some fat" and could result to extra skin,... READ MORE

Is this a keloid scar after a tummy tuck? (photos)

I am six weeks post op today from my tummy tuck. My belly button doesn't look right to me. It is raised and thicker in some areas. Thank you in advance. READ MORE

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