I have had chronic muscle twitching and fasiculations all over my body for about two years now. I have gotten used to them. I have seen a neurologist and had a full work up done. I was diagnosed with Benign Fasiculation syndrome. Would it be safe to get a tummy tuck even though I have this? I have had 6 children and I really want to fix myself up.
Can I Get a Tummy Tuck if I Have Benign Fasiculation Syndrome?
Doctor Answers (3)
Tummy tuck wih Bengn Fasciculation Syndrome.
You should be fine to proceed to a tummy tuck with BFS but please verify with your oncologist.
Web reference: http://www.bodysculptor.com/body-surgery-chicago/tummy-tuck/
Tummy Tuck and Benign Fasciculation Syndrome (BFS)
Ask the neurologist.
Your plastic surgeon will probably have you get a medical clearance letter from your internist or neurologist - if they say it is safe then I am sure you can have it done.