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thigh lift- banana roll

i had a medial thigh lift 7 weeks ago when i lay down and bend my knees up i get this roll that comes around the top of my leg but its not baggy skin which i had before the surgery it's quite firm and rolls over the scar! could thid still be swelling or fluid?....it feels a bit too hard to be just skin....
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Southlake, TX
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  Hi Anne x
March 21, 2009 2:52 PM

At seven weeks, most of your swelling should be gone, though you may have a fluid accumulation. You may have fullness due to sutures causing bunching of tissue beneath the scar (should go (more)
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