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Lump behind belly button 2 weeks after surgery

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Beth duffin
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Lump behind belly button 2 weeks after surgery

Post by Beth duffin »

I had surgery 2 week ago this Sunday and iv just noticed a lump right behind where they cut me open. Is it normal ???

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Re: Lump behind belly button 2 weeks after surgery

Post by EPT Host 20 »

Dear Beth,
I am so sorry to hear of your ectopic pregnancy and loss,
Unfortunately I am not medically trained so cannot give you specific advice on your symptoms. It is possible that a lump behind a surgical cut, could be a sign of infection and I would advise speaking to your GP.
Sending much love,
Karen x

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mowakasha
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Re: Lump behind belly button 2 weeks after surgery

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I’m 8 weeks on and have a small lump which I reckon is scar tissue x

Lisyloo725
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Re: Lump behind belly button 2 weeks after surgery

Post by Lisyloo725 »

Because they have punctured the connective tissue due to their entry, a small hernia may have developed. I have that. I’m 9 weeks post.
Best to get it checked out by your doc tho as everyone’s different.
Sending love. It gets easier and tummy looks less weird each week x x x

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