A 48-year-old member asked:
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Are tummy tucks (witch hazel) painful?

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Dr. Alex Lechtman
29 years experience in Plastic Surgery
Yes..: I'm told by my patients that it's similar to a c section.
Answered on Jul 7, 2019
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