Tummy Tuck Q&A
Breathing Problems + Tummy Tuck
I have read about people getting short of breath after having a tummy tuck. I am having one on April 7th and is there anything I can do to prevent... READ MORE
I am 6 wks post op from a full tt w/muscle repair all the way up to the rib cage. I developed Atelacstsis of the lungs and was put on Levaquin to help... READ MORE
I am asking this because I have read that women on real self had had tummy tucks and subsequently had trouble breathing deeply and they are blaming... READ MORE
I had my tummy tuck June 18th 2011. The second day of the surgery i started to fill shortness of breath and tightness of the throat. Dr. Told me to go... READ MORE
Im 160lbs 5'5 32 years old. I had a tt 5 years ago with lipo. When I woke up from surgery, I couldn't take a deep breath, and I had acid reflux. I get... READ MORE
I am 2 weeks post TT with muscle tightening.Three days ago I started having a sharp pain under my right rib when I take a deep breath, yawn or... READ MORE
My wife is 1 week post-op from tummy tuck. She is still very weak and in a lot of pain. Her incision looks ok. Some redness around part of it. She has... READ MORE
I want to have a tummy tuck but recently I had an episode of acid reflux that has made me wonder. When I get these GERD attacks I have the sensation... READ MORE
I Am 6.5 Weeks Post Tummy Tuck and Have Very Large Hard Abdomen Lump, Difficult to Breathe, Is this Normal?
With this VERY large lump (basketball size) in my upper abdomen, I am having a LOT of difficulty breathing (can only take shallow breaths/feels like... READ MORE
I am 10 days post op from tt w/ lipo and am experiencing severe pulling and tugging below the bb. It's caused back spasms so I'm on meds now. I didn't... READ MORE
Im at 15 weeks post i had a bowel problem before this happened but now back to normal. now i have shortness of breath through out the day i dont know... READ MORE
I Had a Tummy Tuck 22 Days Ago and I Am Experiencing This Difficulty Taking Deep Breaths, Is This Normal?
I am wooried I am going to stay like this. I went to a very experience dr. Who I really investigated bfore going. I had tt 22 days ago and I cannot... READ MORE
Hello, I had a tummy tuck on 7/29 with muscle repair and since my breathing has become altered uncomfortable. I'm concerned any input is much... READ MORE
Had a Tummy Tuck 2 Yr This June. out of Breath when I Walk or Do Anything, Just Sitting Don't Bother Me. Had a chest xray that look good, had ct scan... READ MORE
Gained weight since my Tummy Tuck I have HORRIBLE shortness of breath. I was happy w/ tummy tuck until TT was 7-2013. (photo)
I have ruled out with my Cardio, Pulmonary and Nero doctors anything heart, sleep or pulmonary related. I can not walk, exercise or carry on a long... READ MORE
I had tummy tuck four yrs ago weighing about 270 at 5'6". I wear CPAP and have obstructive sleep apnea. Since the surgery, I have found it harder and... READ MORE
I have a distended belly due to scoliosis and 2 pregancies. I wear a girdle to hold in my belly. This creates an abdominal pressure that is... READ MORE
10 year post op of Tummy Tuck, I have problem breathing and have gas like never before. Is this normal?
10year tummy tuck...I feel my breathing is like disscibed early I cant sing to sentence of a song ...I feel so tight and breathless. ..is this normal READ MORE
When getting a tummy tuck "undone", how big is a typical incision, and can the procedure be done without an incision?
My tummy tuck makes it hard to breath and I have muscular pain in my chest and lung area with tenderness (no heart or lung issues otherwise) and after... READ MORE
Can a tummy tuck muscle repair be too tight? What are the indicators that the muscle has been overcorrected.
Am concerned about a tummy tuck which has left it difficult to breathe freely and deeply. Is this something that is normal for this procedure and if... READ MORE