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Red Scar 6 Months After Surgery?

It's been 6 months since my surgery I had a hernia repair along with a abdominoplasty and my scar is still very red and now itchy.. I don't scratch it... READ MORE

Why is my Stomach Gradually Bulging out After my Tummy Tuck with Muscle Repair? (photo)

I am 5'8'' and weigh 125 pounds. I have always been thin and my weight never changes. I had 3 babies, all between 8.5 and 10.5 pounds. I... READ MORE

Why do I Still Have the Little Bulge Right Above the Incision Line 6 Mos Post-op TT? (Photos)

I had a full TT in early April of this year but still have a little bulge right above the incision line in my lower tummy now that I am almost 6... READ MORE

Why Am I Getting Blood Blisters on my TT Incision? I Am 5 1/2 Months Post Op.

This is my 3rd blood blister to get. The 1st 2 were much smaller in size. The most recent 1 is the largest to date., probably a 1/4" in diameter. Why... READ MORE

6 Month Post Op Tummy Tuck Doctor Says I Developed a Keloid and Wants to Do a Revision and Radiation, is This Normal? (photo)

I just went to my PS for my 6 months post op appt i love my results but i did have a little complain that i scar has become a little thick and bumpy... READ MORE

How Long Does It Take to Completely Heal Inside After a Tummy Tuck?

I had a tummy tuck six months ago and I still have some dimples in the skin on my stomach. Will they go away? Will the skin get a little firmer or... READ MORE

Do You Have to Suck in Your Stomach After Tummy Tuck to Get Good Result?

I had a full TT 6 months ago and find that in order to get the result I wanted (what you see in all the pictures of TTs online) I have to suck in my... READ MORE

6 Months Post Op and Unhappy with the Results? (photo)

6 months post op tt have a dogear and thick scar on my left side that gets real uncomfortable when i wear jeans can anything be done to fix it?i been... READ MORE

What is This Knot That Has Formed on my Scar? (photo)

Im 6 months post op from a full tummy tuck. A knot has formed in the front of my scar and keeps growing. It actually sticks out and looks bruised.... READ MORE

Almost 6 Months Post-op. How Likely is It to Damage the MR in a TT?

First off, I want to thank all of you for your time. Anyway, I am 1 week out from being 6 months post-op TT/MR. I saw my Dr. last week and he said... READ MORE

Failed Muscle Repair After Tummy Tuck, What Would Be The Most Likely Reason For This? (photo)

I had a floating tummy tuck with MR 6 months ago. While I was never truly flat, I developed a considerable bulge about a month ago that is getting... READ MORE

Should I See Another Surgeon About Dog Ears Post TT or Just Relax? (photo)

I had a tummy tuck about 6 months ago and all was well except I had dog ears.. My surgeon fixed them about two weeks ago and there is a difference... READ MORE

Keloid After Tummy Tuck?

Hello, ive have my sx back in june 2012 -tummy tuck. I now have a keloid scar in my belly button. I went back to the hospital i got the sx done, they... READ MORE

What Size Do You Consider to Be a Small and Large Seroma? (photo)

6 Months post-op. tummy tuck and lipo on the "love handle" areas. is a 4 inch in diameter seroma a cause for concern? READ MORE

Full TT 6 Months Ago And Still Have A Pooch. Is This My Final Result?

There is still a pot belly below the Belly Button and I have to wear spanx and while I am very fond of my PS, I feel that I should have been flat... READ MORE

Can a Tummy Tuck Be Undone? Have Been Having Shortness Of Breath For 6 Months Since Surgery.

I had my tummy tuck June 18th 2011. The second day of the surgery i started to fill shortness of breath and tightness of the throat. Dr. Told me to go... READ MORE

Indentation on Upper Stomach Post Tummy Tuck 5.5 Months? (photo)

I see my PS in 2 weeks and this will be my 6 month post op. My question is what do you think this indentation in my upper abdomen is? I want to have a... READ MORE

Can I Get a Belly Button Piercing After TT ? If Yes How Long After?

I had a standard TT with muscle repair about 6 months ago. Now I like to get my belly button pierced. Is it a good idea? Is it too early? I still hurt... READ MORE

6 Months Post-TT, Skin Still Sagging, and Scar Very Visible. Options?

I have 2 questions. I've had tummy tuck exactly 6 months ago and the scar is really visible. will this scar fade away for good??? the 2nd thing is... READ MORE

My Stomach Has Saggy Skin When Bending Over 6 Months Post-Op TT, What Can I Do?

May any one help me here? my tummy tuck is now 6 months and i have saggy skin when bending but great when standing. is there any cream or supplement i... READ MORE

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