I had labiaplasty, and on one side too much tissue was removed/trimmed. I am in discomfort and it looks terrible/empty on that side. My labia majora hangs open, my underwear get caught. It is very disheartening. Is there anything at all possible to be done to reconstruct or remedy this? Please advise. I just want to feel beautiful and like a woman again.
What Can One Do if Too Much Tissue Was Removed/trimmed in Labiaplasty?
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Too much tissue removed during labiaplasty?
It is, of course, not possible to make an assessment without an examination in person or, at the very least, some photos. That being said, there are often revisional procedures that can be done in the event that something like this happens. I am, of course, very sorry that you've had a problem with this surgery. You should see one or more surgeons who are expert at revising the effects of this surgery. There are flaps that can be elevated and rotated into position, fat can be injected to increase the volume, scar tissue can be released...in short, there are many things that can be done and figuring out which is best for you is something that will need to be determined by you in consultation with one or more surgeons.
I hope that this helps and good luck,
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Labiaplasty - Too Much Removed - Now What?
Without detailed photographs or a physical examination it is hard to comment on the exact recommendation in your case. However there are many ways to correct localized areas where too much tissue was removed such as using local flaps or even fat transfer. See a board certified plastic surgeon or gynecologist with experience in Labiaplasty procedures.
Dear Mrs Dahl,
It sounds like too much tissue was " trimmed " ? or did you have a wedge excision ?
In any cases, yes, there is a way to do a revision with a flap procedure.
you should consult with a board-certified plastic surgeon who has experience in this field.
Florence Mussat, MD
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