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Infected Incision 3 Weeks Post Op from Tummy Tuck. Should I Worry? (photo)

3 weeks ago I had a breast lift with implant, tummy tuck and lipo of the flanks. Attached is a picture of my tummy tuck incision. Is this something I... READ MORE

What Are the Signs of Wound Healing?

I had my TT and i have 2 openings in my incision (holes) i was wondering what are the signs that the wound is healing? does it heal from the inside... READ MORE

Is It Normal For My Wound To Be Oozing Post-Op? I'm Wearing A Girdle All Day.

I had my tummy tuck done two weeks ago I started to do massages on the 22nd of sept and the scar opened I little but I was very worried than I want to... READ MORE

Fat Necrosis After Tummy Tuck What to Do? Update (photo)

Thank you for the answers to a question about fat necrosis after TT I posted 15 days ago. Now I am worry again. My PS cut part of a scar making one... READ MORE

Necrosis and Sepsis After Tummy Tuck: How Long Until the Wound Heals Up?

I had full tummy tuck with lipo 2 weeks ago. i developed sepsis and necrosis of the skin and fatty tissue. the doctors decided not to debride the dead... READ MORE

Tummy Tuck - Skin Necrosis and Wound Care (photos)

After surgery my surgeon said I would need wound care.Skin where the two incisions met was already black.It has been 3 weeks & now there are... READ MORE

What is the Correct Way to Pack a Deep Wound on the Incision?

I'm 5 weeks post op but last week my dr had to get a stitch out and it became this deep hole wound. He just told me to pack it with gauze twice a... READ MORE

Necrosis after tummy tuck (photos)

2 weeks post op started to have necrosis issues day 8-9. Went to PS yesterday for check up and had debridement done. Was told wet to dry dressings 2x... READ MORE

Need help with surgery wound: When will the leaking of fluids stop? (photos)

I clean it 3 times a day as directed by my doctor, i apply silver Sulfate, i had my SX about a month ago out of the us, (currently looking for a... READ MORE

Puckering Scar After Abdominoplasty?

I had abdominoplasty and liposuction approximately 3 months ago. My post-operative course was complicated by a seroma, fat necrosis and, ultimately... READ MORE

Problems with Wound Healing After Tummy Tuck.

Had lapband in 07 & lost 90 lb. After a TT & BL in 2/11 I had had 1 spot near umbilicus that hasn't healed. Fluid builds up around... READ MORE

Tummy Tuck Scar Wound? (photo)

I want opinions on what this is. I have been to my doctor and he says to was with soap and water and use Iodine solution (Benydine) 3 times a day. It... READ MORE

What should I put on my open wound after my TT in the Dominican Republic? (photo)

I had my tt in Dominican Republic with a good doctor. This is my Tt now after 6 weeks. Is there anything I can put on my open wound? Am sending... READ MORE

How long will it take for tummy tuck wound separation to heal? (photos)

I do not smoke, I eat pretty well, and am 39 years old. I am 5 weeks post tummy tuck and lipo. At two weeks I had wound separation. I understand it... READ MORE

Can Sutures Open Two Weeks After Tummy Tuck?

I had a full tummy tuck 14 days ago, and even though I feel good, i am still walking on a slighly bent position. If I try to stand up straight, would... READ MORE

Am I in the process of healing? I had skin necrosis after the procedure and I see black parts developing again. (Photo)

I had a tummy tuck 5 weeks ago , I don't smoke, I don't have diabetics, but I was sadly surprise with skin necrosis after the procudere. My PS cleaned... READ MORE

12 days post-op TT: Major wound separation (Photo)

I started having a yellow discharge on the 4th day post TT. Later on the 6th day post surgery I noticed an opening on my incision.I went to go see my... READ MORE

Is It Necessary to Use Wound Care Products on my Tummy Tuck Incision?

I had a full tummy tuck three weeks ago, and I have read several comments/articles about using wound care products for scar improvement. However, I... READ MORE

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