Full Tummy Tuck - Very Disappointed

I am post op 12 days from a full tummy tuck. I am...

I am post op 12 days from a full tummy tuck. I am scared as it is not what I expected it to be. I still cannot stand up straight but hunched over a bit. My back hurts. I have extreme tightness at times in my stomach area that makes it difficult to walk, stand and sometimes breathe. I still have small bleedings from my incision. My belly button does not look as it should and my incision is lumpy. Is this normal?

I am almsot 5 months post op after having a full...

I am almsot 5 months post op after having a full tummy tuck. There are some pros and then there are some cons. If you ask me if I would do it over again at this very moment, YES! But, few months ago, Definately NO.. I love the fact that my tummy is flat, but it's not flat enough. I still have some swelling in the lower part of my abdomen. I still feel the tightness at times, but I can now walk straight and my back feels much better. Sometimes my stomach sweels up so badly, like I was 3-4 months pregnant. Before surgery, I used to suck in my stomach all the time. I still do that now, believe it or not when I suck it in...my stomach does look flatter. I also feel this tinge of pain, just in one certatin spot....in my lower abdomen towards my pubic area. I spoke to my PS and he said it could be that I may have a hernia. I highly doubt it... It comes and goes.. Again, just a pinch a stabbing pain in one certain area. I'm wondering if he stitched a nerve. Also, sometimes when I sit for a while or walk around too much or after dancing, my stomach swells.. Everyone is telling me that I need to give it 6 months...well, one more month to go... I really do hope this is all worth it.. At the moment, I am happy the pouch I used to have is gone..

My scar is also not what I expected. On both sides of the scar towards the end, they both are not straight lines but more curved. I cannot find images or pictures of dog ears but I am wondering if that's what I have... When my stomach is at it's flatest, they kinda bulge on the sides...

 

This is my 8 months post op full tummy tuck. I...

This is my 8 months post op full tummy tuck. I find out today that I will need corrective revision. I am very dissapointed in my results. I still look like I am 4 months pregnant. I still have to suck my stomach in. I shouldn't have to, I spent alot of money and I am not satisfied. I will not have to pay for his services but have to pay $1800 for facility fee and anesteologist. I really dont know if I should or not. My PS is not sure why my results are this way. He believes it may be my muscles. I was in so much pain and it was an aweful recovery. How safe is it to have a second full tummy tuck and will I experience the same about of pain??? Please help...

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