Drains + Tummy Tuck Revision

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Post Tummy Tuck Revision

I had a FTT 7/2010. I underwent a revision on 6/10/11. My drains were removed for the original surgery 8 days post op. At which time they were putting... READ MORE

How do I have to wait for a revision abdominoplasty surgery? I possible have pseudo-bursa and stretched out skin. (photos)

Full tummy tuck with muscle repair 6/9/14. Huge amount of swelling above belly button. Kept JP drain in x 2 weeks till it got infected then aspiration... READ MORE

Swelling After a Revision of a TT Where Scar Tissue Was Removed. Internal Drain Tube Slipped?

I am 2 weeks post op from a revision of my TT I had in May. I still have my drain. which pulls around 65 cc a day. I have developed a swelling on my... READ MORE

Will my revision be as hard as the first surgery? (Photos)

I previously asked if my tummy tuck didn't hold up and most answers were yes. Since then I have had two consults. Both confirming my abdominal wall... READ MORE

How do I know if my drain is clogged? It's leaking a little near the port opening. I'm only collecting 20ml

I had a TT revision due to wound opening and chronic seroma repair. Because I had a seroma for weeks before, my PS put in another drain after the... READ MORE

Opinion for revision? (photos)

Can I look normal with smooth silhouette & flat tummy?? I know I am not thin by any means but want to look NORMAL I'm 1 1/2 YEAR po from tummy... READ MORE

TT with flank lipo and after 4 months plus but ends are not right? Do I need revisions? (photos)

Had TT and flank lipo with MR. But since 2 week time period had pleating on LT side end of incision with fibrous knot above single drain placed &... READ MORE

Are drains used when getting a TT revision and back lift?

Are drains used when getting a TT revision and back lift? READ MORE

How soon can you start exercising after a tummy tuck and liposuction?

I just got my tummy tuck revision done on September 29th,I'm 8 days out from my surgery with one drain pump still attached is it too early to take... READ MORE

How long can you safely keep JPs following a revision of an Abdominal plasty?

I had an abdominal plasty 1 year ago. I had huge abdominal seromas Interventional radiology drained the seromas every4-6 weeks for about 4-5 liters.... READ MORE

Only one drain after TT revision and seroma. Will the entire abdomen drain even if the drain is only on one side?

I had a TT w lipo 7 weeks ago. I was having leakage from holes in my TT incision due to an irritating suture on the muscle. He removed that suture,... READ MORE

Tummy Tuck Revision. Any suggestions?

I have read a lot in regards to tummy tuck revisions, after drainage of a Hematoma, Penrose Drain inserted, I&D surgery with a Hemovac in place... READ MORE

What can be done to get TT revision area to not reopen at old wound site? (photos)

I had a TT 1 year ago. I had a seroma & 2 areas opened on my scar. One area went 6 in. deep; I had to pack it for many months. It left a bad scar... READ MORE

TT revision: What should I expect for with recovery time and type of recovery I will have?

I am having a TT revision 8 mo. after my first TT surgery. My dr. did a mini with muscle repair and has now determined a full should have been done (I... READ MORE

One year post op lipoabdominoplasty: slight necrosis, what can be done in-office? (photo)

I had lipoabdominoplasty last July, and I am very happy overall. However, I developed minor necrosis during the days following surgery where one of... READ MORE

2 weeks post TT revision in which they found an encapsulated Seroma. Drain removed 3 days ago and now developing fluid, advice?

I am two weeks post TT revision. I had complications the first time and am terrified of developing them again. I am wearing compression 24/7. I had my... READ MORE

Preventing a senoma after a TT revision.

I had a TT revision (by my board certified dr) today. While he did this he found a large senoma and removed. I was quite sure I had one (not the... READ MORE

Third muscle repair and reattached belly button within one year. What is big hard section on my stomach? Fluid? (photo)

I am on my 3RD MR within a year. I took binder off and I have a larger upper hard abdomin. I also had my belly button reattached. What can I do to get... READ MORE

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