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Vertical line on abdomen

A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. T. Allen Merritt
Neonatology 50 years experience
Mid clavicle line : Find your mid clavicular point and draw a line down to your pelvic inguinal ligament. Yes your liver will be on this line and physicians measure live... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Otto Placik
Surgery - Plastics 35 years experience
Not if truly vertica: If the skin excess is truly vertically, then a vertical or fleur-de-lis (inverted t) incision may be the best. However in most instances this can be m... Read More
Dr. Russell Sparenberg
50 years experience
Yes: The standard abdominoplasty scar is a lower transverse one on the abdomen.There are rarely indications for a vertical component also, but as with any ... Read More
Dr. Zahid Niazi
Cosmetic Surgery 40 years experience
Usually not vertical: A younger patient should have better skin quality so if you just have excess fat then try weightloss first, followed by liposuction. If you still have... Read More
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammad Shahzad
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Hiatal hernia : You most likely have hiatal hernia and will need UGI/ barium swallow to asses the severity of the disease. If ruled out for hiatal hernia, then you wi... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anne Phelan-adams
A Verified Doctoranswered
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During the second: trimester, your baby still has room to move around. If you feel movement in your low abdomen only, your baby is likely in a breach position (head up,... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jie Xu
Dr. Jie Xuanswered
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
Normal.: This is called linea nigra and is present even before pregnancy, but in a lighter color. It darkens during pregnancy so you notice it more. No worries... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marius Frasie
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
RIGHT: Without seeing is hard but it sounds right. There is a weakness in the abd wall, usually upper in the middle . Not 100%without seeing.
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
Internal Medicine 31 years experience
Yes: Abdominal pain can have many causes. However acute abdominal pain must be ruled out asap. Good luck.
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Laurence Badgley
General Practice 54 years experience
Splinters: These could be what doctors call "splinters" , but not the kind you are familiar with. They could be small blood clots that got caught there after ci... Read More
A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Binod Verma
Dentistry 40 years experience
Cheek bite: You may be cheek biting . It is better to see dentist
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Johanna Fricke
Pediatrics - Developmental and Behavioral 51 years experience
Diastasis recti,: Separation of the rectus abdominus muscle, looks like a ridge down the middle of the belly from the bottom of the breastbone to the belly button w... Read More