A 63-year-old female asked:
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can i develop scar tissue several years after laporoscopic surgery for a fibroid? i have a hard lump beneath belly button which i can feel when stand

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Dr. Hashim Alani
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
Scar: It is possibly a scar tissue.
Answered on Feb 5, 2013
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