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Stomach wall seperation
Hi i have severe diastasis of my stomach wall or linea alba and have a four finger gap, what sort of treament should i enquire about having, ie surgery.  I am in the uk Many thanks Daisey
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Hello,
In extreme cases of diasteasis, diastasis recti is corrected during the cosmetic surgery procedure known as a tummy tuck by creating a plication or folding of the linea alba and suturing together. This creates a tighter abdominal wall. You need to consult a plastic surgeon for this purpose.

It is very difficult to precisely confirm a diagnosis without examination and investigations and the answer is based on the medical information provided. For exact diagnosis, you are requested to consult your doctor. I sincerely hope that helps. Take care and please do keep me posted on how you are doing.



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