I just had a tummy tuck 2 weeks ago, I know that swelling is normal, but I cannot even fit into my "fat" jeans that I wore right before surgery. Is this normal?
Bigger Now then Before Tummy Tuck - is It Swelling?
Doctor Answers (1)
Should not have much swelling after tummy tuck.
See your plastic surgeon. You may have a seroma (collection of fluid) after tummy tuck. If you had liposuction together with tummy tuck, then you can expect more swelling.
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