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How Long After a Tummy Tuck is It Normal to Have a Bowel Movement?

I went through my tummy tuck feb 4th and have a lot of gurgling in my tummy but i have not been able to have a bowel movement. I've been eating a... READ MORE

Tummy Tuck Result Ruined from Straining on my First Bowel Movement in a Week?

I am freaking out, i had a tummy tuck 1 week ago, and i strained somewhat while going to the bathroom, since the pain meds have made me constipated... READ MORE

Is It Possible to Diminish Tummy Tuck Results by Pushing to Hard to Have a BM After?

I was wondering if it was possible to diminish the results of a tummy tuck by pushing to hard to have a BM? I was told by my ps to either push against... READ MORE

Normal to Feel a Knot on Top of Belly, Below Breast Bone?

Last night I took colace and drunk prune juice which resulted in horrible cramps in having a bowel movement which also made me super nauseous. I ended... READ MORE

Have I Compromised my Sutters from Tummy Tuck (9 Days Post Op) After Straining with a Bowel Movement? (photo)

I had a tummy tuck 9 days ago. I had a strenuous bowel movement which resulted in a great deal of pushing. After the bowel movement, I removed my... READ MORE

I Am Afraid That I Might Have Torn the Stiches from Overeating and Filling my Tummy Too Much?

When I left the hospital, my stomach was flat and after a day or 2 I started feeling really full like my stomach was going to explode. I also had the... READ MORE

No Bowel Movement 4week Post Tummy Tuck?

I had a tummy tuck, muscle tightened and herbnia repair 4 weeks ago and have not had bowel movement without the aid of senna based laxitives. I eat a... READ MORE

How Long Till You Have a Bowel Movement After a Tummy Tuck? My Last BM;monday the 16th Surgery Was17th?

My last bm was Monday the 16 th and my surgery was the 17th and today is the 19 th and I still haven't hada bm should I be worried? READ MORE

I am having a TT in March of 2014, can ANYONE tell me if I will need someone to wipe myself after using the bathroom?

I am scheduled to have a TT in 3/14 and am very concerned about if I am going to have to have my husband have to be the one to do this awful deed?... READ MORE

I am 4 months past my tummy tuck and wonder if I should be concerned about changed bowel movements?

I am 4 months past my tummy tuck. Happy with the way I look. But my concern is my bowel movements. My stools are much smaller (Like a french fry where... READ MORE

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