A 22-year-old female asked:
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Is it possible to get a flat stomach with a scar going right through where the bellybutton is supposed to be? If so how?

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Dr. James Rochester
25 years experience in Family Medicine
Flat stomach & Scar: Klaudia Not quire sure what you mean. Did you have surgery and injury or a procedure to cause a scar? You state "where the belly button is supposed to be", is it missing? Is there a depression or defect in the belly muscle down the middle? Not uncommon and known as diastasis recti. Hope this helps
Answered on Jun 5, 2014

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