How often should I see my surgeon about a seroma after a drainless tummy tuck and lipo?
Doctor Answers 1
Thanks for your question. From your description it sounds like you have developed a seroma. This is a common complication after surgery and typically doesn't cause any issues if it is attended to in a timely fashion. You should schedule an appointment to see your operating plastic surgeon soon so that it can be drained in office. Usually only one or two aspiration procedures are required. If it is left longer there is a concern that it may become infected or form what's known as a seroma cavity.
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