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Can adhesions & scar tissue resulting from 3 c-sections be removed during surgery?
Abdominoplasty (tummy tuck) can be excellent for removing prior C-section scars, and other pregnancy related changes of the abdomen. C-section scars often cause indentation, that is smoothed by the tummy tuck.
On the other hand, "adhesions" typically refer to scar bands within the abdominal cavity, around intestines. These are not addressed by abdominoplasty, since such plastic surgery remains outside the abdominal space.