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Open & Infected Wound 3 Years After Tummy Tuck?

Ketsalaphone Tummy Tuck Forum; Tummy Tuck Message Board, Abdominoplasty Forum I have tummy tuck done in 2008 , 6 month later I have problem incision around my belly see to increased redness and experience increased pain around the wound harness tissue around the belly an opening in the wound. Discharge of pus thick yellowish/ greenish liquid from the incision on my belly. I feeling tired and feel lack of energy, double vision, loss of appetite, headache, fever doesn't feel better. [...]

By | 2014-12-25T10:40:26+00:00 December 25th, 2014|complications, recovery & healing, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Can’t Stand Up Straight Or Take Long Walks 4 Weeks After Tummy Tuck

The following post from our forum is from a woman who had a tummy tuck 3 weeks ago and now has trouble standing up straight and taking long walks without getting fatigued. Date: 12/04/2011 Submitted by: BrookeCan't Stand Up Straight Or Take Long Walks 4 Weeks After Tummy Tuck Hello, my name is Brooke and I'm 30 who has had a TT 3 and a half weeks ago, along with lipo. My question is, is it normal that I still [...]

By | 2014-12-25T10:36:30+00:00 December 25th, 2014|recovery & healing, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Is One Week Off From Work Enough For A Tummy Tuck?

The following post from our forum is from a woman who is asking if one week off from work is enough to have a tummy tuck. Date: 12/06/2011 Submitted by: LauraIs One Week Off From Work Enough For A Tummy Tuck? I just started a job a week ago and don't want to lose it and my surgery is a week from now...do you think a week off is enough? RESPONSE Date: 12/06/2011 Submitted by: Tanner Laura, Another woman asked [...]

By | 2014-12-25T09:42:54+00:00 December 25th, 2014|recovery & healing, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Belt Lipectomy Risks And Time Off From Work

The following post from our forum is from a person who is going to have a belt lipectomy and is wondering how much time off from work they have to take and whether there are any serious risks involved with the belt lipectomy surgery. Date: 12/11/2011 Submitted by: KamalakshaBelt Lipectomy Risks And Time Off From Work Hi I am 25 years old. I lost around 75 pounds and i am plannig for belt lipectomy. I have a few questions, 1. [...]

By | 2014-12-25T09:41:10+00:00 December 25th, 2014|recovery & healing, risks, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Recovery 8 Weeks After Tummy Tuck Surgery

The following post from our forum is from a man who had Panniculectomy, Gynecomastia & Plication Surgery 8 weeks ago. He is documenting his recovery. Date: 12/13/2011 Submitted by: MarkRecovery 8 Weeks After Tummy Tuck Surgery Hi Tanner - just wanted to check back in. Hope all is well at your end. Eight weeks post surgery and all is going well. Am weaning myself off the support garment and starting back into the gym...slowly. Swelling has basically gone away and [...]

By | 2014-12-25T09:37:39+00:00 December 25th, 2014|recovery & healing, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Tummy Tuck With Breast Lift 13 Days Ago

The following post from our forum is from a woman who had a tummy tuck with a breast lift 13 days ago and her surgical drains are still draining 75 cc's a day. She is wondering if this drainage is excessive. Date: 12/17/2011 Submitted by: AChildsTummy Tuck With Breast Lift 13 Days Ago I had a tummy tuck and breast lift/augment about 13 days ago. I am recovering nicely, except this drain in my abdomen. I am still draining about [...]

By | 2014-12-25T09:36:10+00:00 December 25th, 2014|recovery & healing, Uncategorized|0 Comments

14 Days Post Abdominoplasty And Double Mastectomy

The following post from our forum is from a male who had an abdominoplasty and a double mastectomy. It is now 14 days post op and he describes his experiences. Date: 12/26/2011 Submitted by: Andy14 Days Post Abdominoplasty And Double Mastectomy Hi - I'm a male who is 14 days post abdominoplasty and a double mastectomy. Just wanted to say thanks for sharing your story. I guess everyone will have a slightly different experience but I'm heartened that there has [...]

By | 2014-12-25T09:32:50+00:00 December 25th, 2014|recovery & healing, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Infection 5 Months After Tummy Tuck Surgery

The following post from our forum is from a woman who had a tummy tuck 5 months ago and now has an infection. She is wondering how that could have happened. Date: 01/14/2012 Submitted by: GwenGetting Insurance To Pay For A Tummy Tuck I have a tummy tuck infection 5 months after surgery. How could this have happened? I am on antibiotics now. Is there a chance these will work? I waited a month before going to the doctor because [...]

By | 2014-12-25T09:27:27+00:00 December 25th, 2014|recovery & healing, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Swollen, Bloated Stomach 4 Months After Tummy Tuck

The following post from our forum is from a woman who had a tummy tuck 4 months ago and now the area above her belly button is puffy and underneath it is hard and feel swollen and bloated. Date: 01/14/2012 Submitted by: MicheleGetting Insurance To Pay For A Tummy Tuck I have been in such a state for the last week and was so relieved when I came across the page with your question on it. I am 4 months [...]

By | 2014-12-25T09:26:43+00:00 December 25th, 2014|recovery & healing, swelling, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Problem Sleeping After A Tummy Tuck

The following post from our forum is from a man who had a tummy tuck 16 days ago and now has trouble sleeping. He wakes up in the middle of the night and his midsection feels hot. Date: 02/10/2012 Submitted by: MikeProblem Sleeping After A Tummy Tuck Waking up in the middle of the night. Hi all. I am 16 days PO from my tummy tuck and have a question. For the past week or so I have been waking [...]

By | 2014-12-25T09:19:50+00:00 December 25th, 2014|recovery & healing, Uncategorized|0 Comments