Here we go.....I'm 57 (5'3" & 150 lbs.) and scheduled to have a tummy tuck on October 7, 2013. I have talked myself in and out of it every day, but all I have to do is look in a full length mirror to know I will do it! I see my doctor tomorrow to go over everything. I have 3 sons, (37, 34, 28) who were all large babies. Any and all words of encouragement will be appreciated!
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Christmas Eve 2012. I checked with a few plastic surgery clinics and Mayo. I choose Mayo because of trust and they have a hospital in case it was needed. They were about $1000 more expensive but hindsight shows it was with it. A quarter could be bounced off my tummy. It seems the perfect point of tight and the stitches are small.
I have added a pic. Day 23The infection in the seroma is... more