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I hade a tummy tuck-lower body lift 2 months ago.
I am still numb around my hips and bigger in my hips now than I was pre surgery. Is this still swelling? I can't get my pants over my hips where incision is because it is still thick, but even so, my hips are wider.Is this swelling? Or a result of the lift that is forever? I now have a flat tummy, no saggy butt, however my hips are bigger than they were before. Not a good trade off. If it is swelling, how long before all goes back to the size i was, or now, smaller post surgery?

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Plastic surgeon
Miami, FL
United States
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June 12, 2014 5:37 AM

Best to follow up with your surgeon. Over the internet we can not give exact responses. Swelling takes months to settle... (more)
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