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Shickshinny, PA

Can this be "fixed"?
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This is a result from the completion of a lower body lift, liposuction with staph infection, and then the dr tried to "fix" the area. My body is so distorted from this and lop sided. It is ugly!

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divot from lipo/staph


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Plastic surgeon
Baltimore, MD
United States
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March 29, 2011 1:45 PM

You need full in person consultation and evaluation by a BOARD CERTIFIED PLASTIC SURGEON (AMERICAN BOARD OF PLASTIC SURGERY)
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Plastic surgeon
vienna, VA
United States
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March 28, 2011 3:01 PM

Sorry for the result. The good news is , it can be fixed. The scar needs to be lowered and the abdominal muscle tightened. Get a 2nd opinion from a board certified plastic surgeons and (more)
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