Swelling + Panniculectomy

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Swelling Post Panniculectomy? (photo)

I had a panniculectomy done by a general surgeon. They only removed about 2 inches of loose skin from previous pregnancies. I am bruised from my belly... READ MORE

Follow-up Question: I had a panniculectomy 7 weeks ago and my PS thinks I need lipo. (photo)

My surgery didn't remove much skin. About 1 pound. I had no drains put in. The "muffintop" is hard. I don't feel pain. I dont know, I just want to... READ MORE

My surgeon did not place any compression garments on me. Should I take it upon myself to add compression garments? (photos)

I am 6 days post op panniculectomy. I have a lot more swelling now than the day of surgery and am still having a fairly significant amount of drainage... READ MORE

Should I request a revision for more skin to be removed? (photos)

I had a panniculectomy with muscle repair 7 weeks ago and then a revision 3 week ago. The revision was to pull the skin tighter as well as fix my... READ MORE

Panniculectomy and bathroom issue post-op. Any suggestions?

My question sounds silly but it's something I've noticed, since surgery 2 months ago, I feel like I am voiding my bladder more frequently, I feel I... READ MORE

I Have Muffin Top After Panniculectomy? (photo)

Hoiw long will I have this muffin top swelling it is unsightly and uncomfortable it has been 14 days i still have drain on right side once the lett... READ MORE

I am 10wks s/p panniculectomy, lipo of abdomen,flanks, and waist still swollen. Is this normal? (Photo)

I am 10wks s/p panniculectomy, lipo of abdomen,flanks, and waist still with a great deal of swelling (abdomen and upper thighs)especially toward the... READ MORE

Had panniculectomy 5 months ago. My stomach is numb & my vagina is swollen on one side, I mean HUGE, no pain. Is this normal?

Had a panniculectomy almost 5 months ago now, my stomach & upper thighs are still numb & my Vagina is swollen on one side I mean HUGE no pain ( from... READ MORE

I have excessive swelling from my panniculectomy. How long does it usually last?

I have excessive swelling from my panniculectomy. How long does it usually last. I am wearing a binder and I am 10 days post operative but can't wear... READ MORE

Is this upper abdomen swelling, normal? Please tell me this is normal or is it something I should be worried about? (Photo)

I had a Panni/TT, no MR/lipo, & a thigh lift on 11-11-14 . Today, the upper part of my stomach looks like there is an alien growing, My PS doesn't... READ MORE

Can a seroma reoccur years later?

I had a pannulectomy in '96 with a large seroma, it eventually resolved with scar tissue formation. 2 weeks ago I notice swelling in the same area... READ MORE

5 weeks post anchor panniculectomy...should I be farther along by now? (photos)

I had an anchor panniculectomy 5 wks ago. I seemed to heal well for the first 2 wks then I developed a seroma. It was so bad that any touch to my... READ MORE

Is it common for people to look pregnant after a Panniculectomy? (Photo)

Is it just from swelling? I understand that the amount of fat in the muscle has an impact, but does the loose fat in the upper waist also play a role?... READ MORE

Swelling with panniculectomy?

I got a br back in January, since then I've lost even more weight. My dogears have virtually gone away on their own. Now I'm getting my pooch removed... READ MORE

Why am I swelling so bad and having so many complications?! (photos)

I had a pani with the top of my tummy done and my belly button moved in February. I also had a Brest reduction with auxiliary tissue at the same time.... READ MORE

Does my panniculectomy look like it was done right? (Photo)

My surgeon originally said I needed an fdl which ins approved. Then he later changed his mind and said it was too large of a surgery and he would only... READ MORE

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