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I had lipo on the tummy a year ago. When i lay down my tummy is flat but when standing there is an almost hooding over the belly button.
is this common and is it an easy fix witha revision?
The hooding in the upper abdomen above the belly button is due to laxity of skin atleast in the upper abdomen.
Treatment will depend on the findigs during the physical exam and what type of scar you are willing to accept.
ideally a tummy tuck is the procedure of choice if you are a candidate.
Some surgeons may suggest a reverse abdominoplasty, it will solve the problem but it will put a scar in the breast crease accross the chest. It is not the nicest scar and can be visible.
The use of alternative energy source machines is unreliable and does not produce a good result.
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