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A 65-year-old male asked:

I have a large flap of belly fat that reaches my pubes due to my obesity. i heard that surgery on it has a very painful recovery period. is it true?

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Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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Obesity: You must speak to your doctor about this and you will both decide what needs to be done. A Surgery doctor may or may not decide for abdominal surgery. There are ways to reduce diet and increase activity. Hope all goes well.

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Last updated Mar 22, 2020

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