Drains + Mommy Makeover

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How Long Should I Expect to Have Surgical Drains After Mommy Makeover Surgery?

I am having breast augmentation, a tummy tuck, and liposuction. READ MORE

Is It Normal for Drain to Pull out Large Blood Clots During Tummy Tuck Recovery?

I am 5 days PO and I have notice large blood clots drain into my tube. They are so big that I can not get them out. I really am surprise that the... READ MORE

Drains After a TT?

I am noticing that each PS is different with drains after a TT & Lipo of flanks. I've noticed as many as 3 drains to ZERO drains. I'm more... READ MORE

Is This Normal? 3 Months Post MOM. (photo)

I did a mommy make over about 3 months ago and since then i had two infections on tummy tuck scar on same spot.First it was a large bump sticking out... READ MORE

1 Week After Mommy Makeover the Drain in my Tummy is Exposed, Can this Cause an Infection?

I am 7 days post op mommy makeover and just noticed my drain, that runs along the incision on the my tummy, is exposed. The open space is aprox. 4 mm... READ MORE

I Am Five Days Post Op Full TT and Breast Aug with Lift. Drains Have Little Coming Out. Clogged?

I never had more than 25cc per day even on day one. Have milked but having trouble getting some material out close to site where they exit. Could they... READ MORE

10 Days Post Op TT and Implant Exchange- Possible Necrosis on TT Incision?

Here are some updated pics...I might still have necrosis, but it seems like I am healing better and most of my wounds look to be superficial. Please... READ MORE

Why do you have drains for a mommy makeover?

What are the drains for? I have a friend that had a TT and she didn't get drains put in. What are the pros and cons? Thanks for your help! READ MORE

I had a Mommy Makeover 6/25 including full TT and BA. One of my drains fell out on their own about 2 weeks ago. Seroma? (photo)

I had a mommy makeover on 6/25 including full TT and BA One of my drains fell out on their own about 2 weeks ago. The other one is still in and... READ MORE

My Drain Output Has Changed from Orange-red Back to Bloody Looking?

Hello, my drains have been out putting a red-orange tint fluid for about 6 days, I'm 8 days post op for full tummy tuck and breast augmentation. I... READ MORE

I just had a "mommy makeover" about 6 day ago. I'm sure I have a yeast infection. Is it ok to take a monistate?

For my mommy make over I had breast implants and a tummy tuck. My drain have been taking out. I'm very sensitive when on antibiotics and am pretty... READ MORE

Mommy make-over, speedy healing, standing straight quickly, hardly any breast pain. Have I done something wrong? (photo)

I lost 100 lbs and had TT/breast lift/ flank lipo. My first 2 days were painful but not horrible. By day 3 I could stand up straight 90% of the time... READ MORE

6 day post op appt. Dr took my drains out and told me to stand straight and use my abs?

Dr said I can return to normal activity, just no working out. I'm only 6 DAYS out of surgery! Seems way too soon. I had a breast aug, double hernia... READ MORE

The Drains Are Causing my Abdomen to Be Extra Tender. What Should I Put on my Skin?

The drains are irritating my skin. Does anybody have any tips on what to do? I think it's the garment and drains rubbing against my skin that are... READ MORE

Seroma. Will I be able to continue working with the drain?

I've had a persistent seroma. If it continues the next step is drains. If that's unsuccessful then surgery. I am a Physical therapist will I be able... READ MORE

Is this normal? Will this ever heal? (Photo)

Drains were taken out Monday 8/10 I flew home the 11th I shower everyday and was told to use neosporin on drain sites and this morning my bandages... READ MORE

Three weeks post op mommy makeover a w/ one drain still in and now drainage has turned red - should I be concerned?

I'm 21 days post op from a MM including a full tummy tuck with MR. I am 35 5'8 and 150lbs at the time of surgery. I had no lipo. My recovery has been... READ MORE

Can I pull my drain out myself?

I'm 11 days post op. When I saw my doctor a week after my tt, ba, bbl, he only pulled out one drain. I feel they both should have come out at that... READ MORE

How long is too long to keep drains in after mommy makeover?

I still have my two drains I'm two weeks post op. Left (top) drain I believe is ready to be removed. It's draining 20cc or less in 24 hours . My right... READ MORE

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