Sutures + Mini Tummy Tuck

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Redo Mini Tummy Tuck to Correct Upper Abdominal Area?

Hi there, One week after Mini-Tummy Tuck to correct diastasis, PS removed 450 cc's and minimal skin, but I am left with the odd upper-abodminal area... READ MORE

4 Wks Post Mini Tummy Tuck, Flank Lipo. Concerned I Have Seroma. Total Area Above Suture Line is Jiggly?

4 wks post op mini tt, flank lipo. Had one drain for 5 days with output of 25 cc first, then 20cc, 15 cc, 10 cc, 7 cc and it was removed. However from... READ MORE

Can I Tear or Break a Suture if I Stretched my Abs Accidentally After Mini Tummy Tuck?

I had an extended mini tummy tuck with muscle repair three weeks ago. I accidentally stretched my legs while in bed. I felt my muscles being... READ MORE

How Far Up Do Mini Tummy Tuck Sutures Go?

In a mini tummy tuck, do the sutures finish just before the belly button, or do they finish under the belly button? READ MORE

Mini vs full TT? Is it really possible to suture above the naval when doing a mini-tummy tuck? (Photo)

My surgeon(S) still say that due to my lack of loose skin and higher than normal belly button, they suggest a mini vs full; they are saying that i... READ MORE

4 weeks post op, is it possible I tore my internal sutures from my Mini Tummy Tuck?

I was washing my teeth 5 days ago, I gagged, right after gaging I felt 3 pops. Is it possible I tore my internal sutures from my mini tuck of 4... READ MORE

Is it possible to break a suture after a Mini Tummy Tuck?

I had a Mini tummy tuck ten days ago. Today I sneezed twice and heard a pop in my abdomen. It has been sore since then. Have I ruptured a suture? Will... READ MORE

4-week post op, mini-TT, open incision wound not healing - is wet to dry wound packing advised? (photo)

PS debrided, packed, & put me on antibiotics. Gave me instructions to change wet to dry packing/dressing TID & come back for suturing in 5... READ MORE

I have in each corner of my wound a yellow s suture after mini tummy tuck.

I have 21 days since my surgery. Dr is not a town a nurse say don't know about this suture.. Can you believe this? Serially now I dont know what to... READ MORE

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