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Cosmetic surgery after open heart procedures
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Cosmetic surgery after open heart procedures

Hello,
My 5 year old daughter had an open heart procedure performed last week.

I want to know what cosmetic technique can be used to hide the scares

Shall we go with plastic surgery or laser operations, or ...?

And what would be the right time frame for that?

Thanks
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