Sutures + Tummy Tuck Revision

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Repair Separated Muscle Suture Endoscopically After Tummy Tuck?

I had a full tummy tuck in Feb 2010. On my 1 week ck up my upper abdomen was very distended, but I was having some constipation issues. Even after... READ MORE

Second Tummy Tuck

I had a tt #1 ten(10) years ago, but unfortunately the sutures came undone. I had tt #2 a year ago. 5 weeks after the procedure I developed... READ MORE

5 Months Post-op Abdominal Wall Plication & PS Stated Needed Revision.

I am an extremely fit ( 5'8" 115lbs) mother of 3. Had a hysterectomy, full muscle tightening, & herniated umbilical repair. 1st wk post... READ MORE

Is It Possible to Have Another Tummy Tuck Less Than a Year After the First?

Is another tummy tuck possible? I had 12-1-11/TT & hernia repair.I had belly button trouble(drainage,not closing)since.In May,some braided green... READ MORE

Staples or Sutures for fascia repair during Tummy Tuck? Had staples and think I need a second TT, few years later (photo)

Had a TT a 4+ yrs ago at 40. 2 kids and have always been very active/athletic. My stomach is protruding again. My PS said I need another TT because... READ MORE

Abdominoplasty revision with repeat suture tear. Is it worth a second revision?

I had a previous TT approx 2 years ago and the sutures tore a few weeks after surgery. I had a revision ,and now 2 weeks later sutures above belly... READ MORE

Please help - what could've gone wrong after two tummy tucks? (Photo)

I had a tummy tuck 6/2013 and 6 months later my stomach remained huge. My doctor said he couldn't explain why. I and a CT scan to see if my sutures... READ MORE

Can a tummy tuck revision be done?

I had 3 ventral hernia repairs around the umbilicus area with mesh, muscle repair from breast bone to pubic bone, and my belly button was cut from the... READ MORE

Tummy Tuck Muscle Repair failed TWICE. In need of your expertise to help me go forward. Any suggestions?

TT 8/15. Took off binder 2 days PO. Had upper ab bulging. PS confirmed sutures above BB were no longer in tact. PS said he could do a revision using a... READ MORE

What are the signs of muscle suture opening up from tightened muscles from Tummy Tuck?

Hi I had TT revision 3 week ago. It involved lipo on flanks, back and few stitches for muscle retightening in my lower abs. what are the signs of... READ MORE

Removal of muscle repair after tummy tuck?

At 3 months po. Having muscle repair removed due to extreme pain. Have had ct and messages with no relief. Any doc in this website has removed sutures... READ MORE

Can a tumny tuck repair just fail?

My dr used permanent sutures. Im just wondering though if your fascia is just too weak, can a repair fail? Would your doctor know this during surgery?... READ MORE

Tummy tuck revision for a lump?? (photos)

Had removal of dog ears 3 weeks ago, one side healed fine but this side it's closed up but one end appears to 'leak' a bit and there's a hard lump... READ MORE

Determined by my surgeon my plication, sutures have come loose. Revision options besides another TT that may help? (photos)

My full TT was done 3-8-16. My healing was coming along great and then out of nowhere I feel this snap in my lower left side. This happened right... READ MORE

52 years old had abdominoplasty 20 years ago. I need one again.

I had an full abdominoplasty 20 years ago after having twins. I have since gained 25 lbs and lost 25 lbs. I'm 5' 4" and weigh 140. I am now 52 in good... READ MORE

Is it normal to have deep holes on TT revision? (Photo)

I have three deep holes in my tummy tuck disolve sutures I am 10 days post op Any recommendations? Is this normal? READ MORE

4 days post-op revision due to sutures not dissolving and mass of scar tissue. (Photos)

Abdominalplasty completed on May 5, 20017. My concern and question I had no pain or severe pain after surgery. No more than expected for surgery.... READ MORE

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