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droxx
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iwant the excess skin removed from lower abdomen but i also would like my belly button to be brought up into a correct position.


My belly button is deep and oozes alot even with alcohol used daily.Can this be done with mini tuck?

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samir


Plastic surgeon
Baltimore, MD
United States
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September 19, 2009 3:03 PM

If you have actual fluid coming from the belly botton you need to see a general surgeon
There are umbilical strucures remant that can cause that. Can be repaired by surgery,
Yes you can (more)
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drcaloca


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TIJUANA, Mexico
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  RESPONSE FROM DR. JAIME CALOCA
September 9, 2009 12:30 AM

YES, both procedures can be performed during a Tummy Tuck. I would need to see digital photos in order to advise on the type of Tumy Tuck and Belly Button procedures. (more)
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