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worried about burn scars. will they stretch with pregnanacy

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I received 90% 3rd degree burns when I was two. I am 25 now & would like a child. I am worried about my scars & if they have the ability to stretch. My burns start right below my naval & go up. I have always been slightly underweight & acknowledge this will make getting pregnant more difficult, but if I can, will I be able to carry a baby due to my burns? atylynn25/?action=view¤t=Snapshot_20120602 .jpg

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replied June 5th, 2012
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It is difficult to comment on the stretching ability of the skin without examining you. If there is scar tissue or keloid formation, it might be difficult. However, pregnancy does cause release of hormones that causes changes in skin making it more soft and supple. If the ovarian function is normal and if there are no other factors affecting fertility levels, chances of pregnancy are possible. Visit your doctor/gynecologist for further evaluation and assistance. Be in regular monitoring and follow-up with your treating doctor/gynecologist.
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