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kelly22
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floating belly button
i really do not hav eloose skin and doc said he will reattach bb but has to unattach it to get to top of muscles to tighten them. not sur eif true or not but said to tighten all teh way up and fix unmbilical hernia best result?? think just idea of 'cutting cord" weird to me, but seems done most times in mini tt


 



drgrossman
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  October 26, 2011 8:35 AM

Virtually impossible to answer your question without an exam. Most mini tucks do not have floating belly buttons.
As long as he is reattaching the bb, you should be fine.
Good luck




 



 

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