What should I do about fluid incased between skin and muscle after tummy tuck and lipo? (photo)
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Seroma or hematoma after mommy makeover should be surgically drained.
Fluid After Tummy Needs Drainage
Fluid after tummy tuck
- It sounds as though you have a seroma (fluid collection),
- Drainage in the office repeatedly immediately after surgery is the usual treatment,
- The garment will not help you now - if it is causing pain, stop using it,
- Call your surgeon to discuss the pain,
- You will probably need surgical drainage of the seroma.
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