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How to Fix Folds of Skin from Tummy Tuck?

I'm 6 weeks post-op and I'm very concerned about the vertical folds of skin along my belly button after my full Tummy Tuck surgery. Doctor says it... READ MORE

Scar and Fold on my Tummy - Tummy Tuck? Scar Revision? What Are my Options? (photo)

When I was 14 I had an emergency appendectomy (they did not know what was wrong at the time), the appendix burst. The incision got infected post... READ MORE

I Have A Line on My Belly From Folding Skin. Will is Go Away?

Hi. I have a reddish line on my belly from where the skin has folded over for so long. I am hoping the incision from my TT will be on or below it, but... READ MORE

Why Is My Tummy Folding in Navel Area? (photo)

Not sure how to ask this. My tummy tuck is only 2days PO (I know things will change over time) I wanted to get other Dr's opinion's as to what causes... READ MORE

3 months post op, I have loose skin, skin folds, and belly button scar. Is this normal? (photos)

3 months after surgery still have bruisings and skin folds also belly button look a bit off centre and scar high. When I sit my skin looks very... READ MORE

Does This Pleat Look Normal? (photo)

Im 11 days po so i know its early. My po said he used stitching to attach my skin to my muscles. There was 4 of them put in by the looks of it. Three... READ MORE

Tummy Tuck Michelin Man Syndrome

As one doctor replied to my previous question why my waist is bigger after a full tummy tuck, i gues he was right it could be due to the michelin man... READ MORE

1 month post op of Tummy Tuck, there are bulges near my belly button. Is this normal? (photo)

I am one month post-op from a tummy tuck, and noticed that my abdomen is not completely flat yet, I wear a very tight compression garment. I noticed... READ MORE

3 Weeks post Tummy Tuck. Will this horrible skin fold/crease/indentation fix itself? (photos)

I am 3 weeks post op from Tummy Tuck and Liposuction on hips. One litre of fat was removed from each hip. I was a very hippy girl before surgery.... READ MORE

Will I look better? I'm 5 weeks post op and my skin keeps folding (Photo)

5 days po my tummy looked great! Now 5 weeks out I'm worried! Having to tape skin to keep from folding in READ MORE

Had a TT in 2003, Now Have Deep Folds on My Back. What Can I Do?

I had a tummy tuck in 2003 and I noticed after that I got deep folds on my back, above and below the bra lines. I had a back lipo done in 2008. The... READ MORE

Do I have enough skin for a Tummy Tuck? (photos)

I am 5'4 155 lbs. I went from sz 22 to sz 9. I've exercised but belly wont firm up. When i sit down it folds, droops over my jeans & bent over theres... READ MORE

8 days post op from full Tummy Tuck, I have a fold above the belly button which is concerning me. Do I need a revision? (photo)

Includes re- positioning of the belly button, muscle repair & liposuction to the area of my upper abdomen. I am still swollen but am concerned that... READ MORE

Why do I have skin folding in vertically after full tummy tuck with ab tightening? (photos)

Why do I have a distinct vertical "skin" line. I work out daily and the skin is not as tight as I thought it would be. My surgeon has stated that I... READ MORE

Would I benefit from Abdominoplasty & Pannilectomy. Would it be considered medically necessary? Also get rashes in folds.(photo)

In October of 2012, I had bypass. weight of 380 pounds down to 178 pounds. I am now left with a pretty significant amount of excess fat/skin on my... READ MORE

When a muscle repair is done during a tummy tuck, what happens to the fascia that is pulled together?

I have about a 5 inch diastasis and I am wondering what happens to the fascia when pulled together. Is it stretchy? Or does a kind of fold occur? My... READ MORE

Will my issue cover with a Tummy Tuck and a Breast Reduction?

I have had 5 C-section last one done in 2005. Because of that fold of skin, I keep getting rashes. Would my insurance cover a TT? Also I am 5 2, 155... READ MORE

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