Tummytuckered

Location: Ontario, CA
Member since 6/25/2014

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Questions from Tummytuckered

My stomach still looks similar to how it did before, 3 weeks post-op. Should it be more flat by now? Am I being impatient?

I'm almost 3 weeks post op tummy tuck. I know that swelling can take up to 6 months to go away. Mine still looks similar to how it did before. I also had lipo and I still feel... READ MORE

Recent comments from Tummytuckered

Lots of pillows!!! For behind your back/head and some for under your legs! :) also if the car ride home is long, you're lower back will be really sore so maybe something to make your ride more bearable :) READ COMMENT

I am now 10 post op. I saw my doctor yesterday and he informed me that I have some necrosis along a part of my incision (I was fearful of this, and didn't think it looked normal). He said everything should still be fine. I have to wait... READ COMMENT

Hi thanks for the replies. I'm not sure that people aren't being supportive or I'm just putting that pressure on myself (I guess we do that as women). It's so hard to have people have to help so much and I guess I just feel like I'm a... READ COMMENT

I didn't have to...my docto did suggest I wear underwear in the shower to pin my drain to, this made it easier. I gently washed with antibacterial soap and my doctor later informed me I could wash with a little more pressure and let the... READ COMMENT

I would imagine it differs for everyone. I had a tummy tuck with lipo 8 days ago, my pain pump was taken out after about 2 and a half days and my drain was taken out on day 6. I drained a lot of fluid the first two days and it gradually... READ COMMENT