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What are the dangers of tummy tucks (witch hazel)?

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Dr. Francisco Agullo
19 years experience in Plastic Surgery
Safe procedure: Tummy tucks (witch hazel) are generally safe procedures in healthy patients. Risks include bleeding, infection, delayed wound healing, swelling, and bruising. Major complications are rare.
Answered on Jul 3, 2012

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19 years experience in Plastic Surgery
Varies: Tummy tuck cost will vary by geographic location. The price ranges between $6500-$10000 depending on the extent of the tummy tuck.

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