What Causes a C-Section Scar?

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What Causes a C-Section Scar?

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Despite the misconceptions of many, the scar is not the result of an infection. The c-section incision will leave scarring, It is the result of re-attaching the various layers of skin and tissue. Fortunately, modern cesareans leave much smaller scars compared to those of yesteryear. There are two separate incisions made in a c-section. The first is through the abdominal wall (leaving a visible scar on your tummy) and the second is made in the uterus itself (with the scarring on the inside).