Bandage + Tummy Tuck

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How Often to Change Bandages After Tummy Tuck w/ Lipo?

I just had a full tummy tuck with lipo of the flanks, hips, medial thigh and knees. I have a lot of banaging under my compression garment and was... READ MORE

I'm 10 Days Post Op, How Soon Could I Start to Wear Scar Away on my Scar? Have Had Nonthing on the S

Scar since bandage came off day 6. Been rubbing aquaphor on the scar...no binders so its not covered. my dr. does not believe in binders, And when... READ MORE

Breast Support During Tummy Tuck?

I had a BA last year and current wear the shirts with the bra built in. I know you can't wear a bra during surgery, so what is being used after... READ MORE

How Early Can I Take off Bandages and Apply Scar Removal Strips?

If you would like to see pictures they are available in my profile. I am three weeks post op. I am healing good.My doctor told me I can remove all... READ MORE

My tummy tuck incision edges are not well approximated with yellowish areas, Can you advise me? (Photo)

About 6 inches in the middle of my tummy tuck incision is not well approximated and has white areas in between? I had surgery on March 5 and have had... READ MORE

When does the bandage come off after a full TT?

I just had full TT the drain was taken out on 6th day it had 20cc of fluid in it . but intern didnt take bandage off so i cant bath yet either . when... READ MORE

Skin under incision post TT looks green in some areas. Is this normal?

I am 11 days post tummy tuck. All of my incision has healed except above the pelvic area there is puss no fever and the skin is tender I think i... READ MORE

5 days after my tummy tuck and I feel so bloated. Is this normal?

When will the bloating go away... Will my stomach be even flatter after the swelling. I believe I was in shock when my doctor removed my bandages and... READ MORE

TT wound and hydrocolloid dressings?

I am 3 weeks post TT and have some spots on the incision that are weeping clear yellow-reddish fluid. My PS has me covering them with non-stick gauze... READ MORE

I would like to know how many days after surgery should I start using Mederma and silicone scar bandages?

I'm really worried about the scar and I want mine to heal really well! Are those things considered effective and widely recommended? READ MORE

Did I ruin my tummy tuck?

It's been 3 weeks since my TT... And I feel like it's getting worst. It's still leaking fluid and taking long to heal. I took a picture Friday....... READ MORE

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