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Liposuction to Remove Fat During Hernia Repair?

I have a huge ventral hernia with bowel involvement. This is the 3rd repair, due to weak abdominal wall and excess weight from inactivity. I can't... READ MORE

Liposuction at the Same Time with Umbilical Hernia Repair?

I'm having an umbilical hernia repaired, can I get liposuction at the same time? I work out a lot and am in great shape but can't seem to lose the... READ MORE

Abdominal Liposuction After Inguinal Hernia Repair?

I am a 41-year-old male, 5 feet 9 inches and 175 pounds. In July 2009, I had bilateral inguinal hernias repaired laparoscopically with mesh. I am... READ MORE

Is Liposuction of the Abdomen Safe After Multiple Hernia Repairs?

I have had 3 umbilical hernia repairs, one after each pregnancy (no mesh ) gallbladder surgery and an appendectomy. I have gone for several consults... READ MORE

Can I Get Lipo with a Hernia or Will I Need a Tummy Tuck?

I am a mother of two, a 4 year old & a 3 year old. I had 2 c-sections. I went to a consultation for lipo an I was told by the surgeon that I had a... READ MORE

Can Laser Lipo to Stomach Cause a Hernia?

I had laser lipo to my stomach and now have a hernia right above my belly button. I feel this was caused by the lipo procedure but my plastic surgeon... READ MORE

Belly Deformed After Lipo. Can This Be Fixed?

I am a male who had lipo on my mid-section and groin area about a year ago. Since then, I develope a herniated umbilical cord and now, the herniation... READ MORE

Liposuction After Hernia Repair

Is it safe to have abdominal liposuction after you have had several abdominal surgeries,including 3 hernia repairs, there are painful adhesions and... READ MORE

Will Insurance Pay for a Lipo Since I Have a Femoral Hernia?

I have a very fat tummy that flaps over and fat around my waist and under my waist line. READ MORE

How Would I Know if a Ventral Hernia Was Caused by Lipo? (photo)

I'm 8 weeks out from lipo. I noticed when doing a situp a strange triangular ridge/bulge in the middle of my abs. I went back to the lipo doctor for a... READ MORE

Hernia and area containing unresolved fat after lipo. Is it likely the lipo cause the hernia?

I had lipo of my abs two months ago, which resulted in two problems. I now have a hernia over my navel, and there is an area that looks like the lipo... READ MORE

I have a soft bulge at my lower abd above my pubic area. Could this be a hernia? Or should it resolve itself? (photos)

I had liposuction on 2/26/14 of the abdomen, hips & waist (love handles). I also had that fat injected into my buttocks area & minor breast... READ MORE

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