Hello I live in Miami and the surgeon I went to is one of the best in Miami. I'm 1 month and 2 weeks post op is my stomach swolen on the sides, why does it have that bulge look and will it go away after proper healing. By the way I had TT with lipo on sides. Maybe It's just me but would like other opinions please.
I'm 1 Month and 2 Weeks Post Op is my Belly Supposed to Look This Way? (photo)
Doctor Answers 3
Swelling after tummy tuck
If you are concerned over the swelling, which is not that abnormal up to 3 months post op, why not see your surgeon. He or she is local and at this point I think it would be good for you mentally to be reassured. Sometimes you form a little fluid collection called a seroma which may need to be drained, but if it is that it can be taken care of and you'll feel better. Good luck.
Swollen post tummy
Tummy Tuck healing
I encourage you to seek consultation with your surgeon as our photograph shows little details about your concern.
Swelling is normal and it prevails couple of months post-surgery.
Thank you for your inquiry and the best of luck to you.