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I'm 6 Months Post-op Full Tt and Lipo. Now Puffy Again. Why?

I'm 6 months po of full tt and lipo. No weight gain, but now puffy again. Dr. suggests exercising upper abs. I'm still confused and concerned. Please advise.

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Swelling after abdominoplasty and liposuction

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Swelling is normal after any surgery, and a full tummy tuck (abdominoplasty) and liposuction may take several weeks to months for the swelling to resolve completely. If you are concerned about the size of your abdomen after 6 months, you should consult with your surgeon for evaluation.

New York Plastic Surgeon
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Enlarged abdomen after liposuction and tummy tuck

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If you have not gained any weight, then you should not be enlarged, unless there is increased gas. See your surgeon first, then see your primary care doctor.

Manhattan Dermatologist
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