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I had an abdominal surgery about 6 weeks ago. I feel that the skin between my belly button and my incision is very numb. Is this typical?

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Dr. Prem Gupta
Neurology

In brief: Injury to nerve ends

It could be inevitable cutting of nerves to the skin of numb area.
There may or may not be improvement.

In brief: Injury to nerve ends

It could be inevitable cutting of nerves to the skin of numb area.
There may or may not be improvement.
Dr. Prem Gupta
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