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04 Apr 2007

Belly ring
Hi there
i had a belly piercing for nearly seven yrs and took it out about a year ago. I would like to know if there is any surgical procedure to get rid of the top hole permanently even if i need to go to a plastic surgeon. my mother had her piercings in her ears reduced, is it possible to do the with my belly ring? Pls help asap...

thanks r
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cyberdoc

01 Jan 0001

Dear Ro
Yes a plastic surgeon may be able to reduce the scar for you - see plasticsurgeons.co.za
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