3 weeks Tummy tuck post-op puffiness. Any suggestions? (photos)
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Swelling after tummy tuck and increased activity.
It is difficult to determine the cause of your swelling without an physical exam. Finally, make sure that your doctor is aware of your process. He should be able to guide you best in your care.
Wishing you the best in your journey
3 weeks Tummy tuck post-op puffiness. Any suggestions?
Again, your plastic surgeon will be your best resource when it comes to accurate assessment and advice. Best wishes for speedy resolution and for an outcome that you will be pleased with long-term.
Post-tummy tuck puffiness is considered normal
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Swelling at three weeks is not uncommon especially if you have been active. Swelling slowly decreases in a belt like fashion down towards the incision. The fever should be investigated and has many causes some which can be related to your surgery. You need to contact your surgeon and have your situation evaluated ASAP.
3 weeks post op, some advices:
To reduce it, I recommend you perform daily lymphatic drainage massage therapy over the abdomen and wear a postoperative girdle from thigh to the breasts.
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