Tummy Tuck: Q&AAsk a Question
When an Abdominoplasty is Performed. How Does the Rectus Abdominis Muscle Heal?
What holds it all together? Yes, I know stitches, but do the muscles actually heal together? Is there scar tissue that helps strengthen the rectus abdominis? I just want to know how it all stays together and strong.
The muscle fascia heals together with time
Tummy tuck muscle repair explained and compared to tree grafting.
You might also like...
I'm 57, I have 5 grown children and 12 grandchildren to date - Dr Pousti did my BA and...
Before + After PhotosView 4303 Tummy Tuck photos
Abdominal plication techniques for tummy tuck surgery
These answers are for educational purposes and should not be relied upon as a substitute for medical advice you may receive from your physician. If you have a medical emergency, please call 911. These answers do not constitute or initiate a patient/doctor relationship.