Open Wound + Tummy Tuck

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Is This a Suture Abscess? Or Infection? (photo)

Im 4 weeks post FTT. I went to see my doctor last week because I notice that a small part of my incision was open and red and had a bit of pus, and a... READ MORE

Wound Seperation with Very Pungent Smell? (photo)

Hi - its been 6 weeks into my tummy tuck / lipo. 3 weeks into the recovery my wound was seperated (approx 2 inch wide - 1 inch high). Showed it to my... READ MORE

Tummy Tuck Not Healing? (photo)

5 weeks post op and my incision has opened up and re stitched 4 times now. 3 times in clinic and once again under general anesthetic and again it has... READ MORE

I Had a Tummy Tuck 3 Weeks Ago and Part of my Incision Looks Really Red and Its Open at Least a 1/2in Open? (photo)

I had a tummy tuck 3 weeks ago tomorrow and I'm a little freaked out because part of my incision is open, burning, red and inflamed. I called my... READ MORE

Incision Opening After Tummy Tuck? (photo)

I had a tummy tuck 4 weeks ago and every week it has opened and my PS has sutured it back together using local anesthetic. Last week he closed it... READ MORE

I Am 21 Days Post-OP Tummy Tuck Scab Fell off and Now with Fresh Looking Wound. No Fluid or Foul Smell? (photo)

I am 21 dyas Post-op from Tummy tuck. I was cleaning my incision site when a small black scab or it might even be dried up blood fell off fresh fleshy... READ MORE

Wound Separation 5 Weeks Post TT?

Tummy tuck, at 5wks post op wound seperation occured. Does it look like it is healing, or do I have to be concerned it will get larger? I am taking... READ MORE

I Had a FTT 4 Weeks Ago & All my Stitches on my Right Side Have Open is This Normal? (photo)

At 11 days after I went to ER & had lost 2 units of blood. I was hospitalized for 6 days & the wound has opened daily. Now my right side is... READ MORE

What is the Best Way to Cure my Open Wound?

I had my tummy tuck 3 weeks ago. After they removed my stitches the wound oppened a lil. I want to know the best way to cure it so it can close and... READ MORE

Tummy Tuck Incision Opening Up Holes 8 Weeks Post Op? (photo)

Two of the holes opened up around 3 weeks post op and have slowly been healing but last week at 8 weeks post op another opened up. The skin over it... READ MORE

How Can I Help my Open Wound from my Tummy Tuck? (photo)

I had surgery in Mexico on May 1st. How can I help my open wound? READ MORE

Tummy Tuck Keeps Opening Even After More Surgery? (photo)

My tummy tuck incision keeps opening, I had this done 3 weeks ago and 3 times it has opened up. I had the wound closed under local and it opened so... READ MORE

Almost 4 Weeks Po TT. Is my Scar Opening Up? (photo)

I'm really worried up until now I've been healing great. I thought I was healing so well that a few days ago I started using bio oil even though I... READ MORE

So my incision had been open for about 3 wks now, how much longer will it close?! If it looks right? (photo)

Had any doc used santyl? So I clean my wound with surgical pads twice a day with hibiclens and saline wound wash, Is that ok? And I wanted to know... READ MORE

How to Treat the Open Suture of Tummy Tuck? (photo)

8 weeks ago I had my surgery. The 1st week the tape on one side came off. Then it became inflamed and red, so I treated it with ointment. It started... READ MORE

Open Wound Due to TT Questions? (photo)

TT in March. I have a open belly wound due to a necrotic area that didn't heal. After weeks of wet-to-dry wound care, its closing still gross and... READ MORE

Abdominoplasty and Seroma?

I had Abdominoplasty 4 weeks ago and for 14 days had about 100 cc's per day in my drainage tube. It reduced to 50 cc's per day during the 3rd week. On... READ MORE

Will Wound Separation Due to Staph Infection Affect the Final Result of a Tummy Tuck?

At 3 weeks I developed a staph infection at the center right of my FTT incision. At worst, the wound was about three inches long and two inches wide.... READ MORE

Delayed TT Healing- Suture Reaction? (photo)

I'm 7 wks post-op TT w/ reaction to sutures. Incision line opened up revealing the stitches underneath. Used antibiotics & bactroban. Incision... READ MORE

Do I Still Have Swelling? Or is This It? (photo)

I had a tummytuck on may1 but since may 9 I had a open wound that finally closed a week ago. I want to know if this is how my bellybutton is going to... READ MORE

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