Bowel Obstruction + Tummy Tuck Q&A

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Can tummy tuck scar tissue cause bowel obstructions?

I'm interested in getting a tummy tuck but am concerned that the internal scar tissue will cause bowel obstructions in the future. My mother has... READ MORE

Bowel issues after Tummy tuck?

I had a tummy tuck with lipo 7 weeks ago. For the last week I have had very painful cramping with loose mucousy stools all morning and within a half... READ MORE

Will insurance cover a tummy tuck for mesh in lower abdomen?

I just had surgery 1/27/14. The surgeon was to remove torn mesh from above my stomach and my lower abdomen, removal of adhesions and a small bowel... READ MORE

Will insurance pay for a tummy tuck if mesh in lower abdomen is causing pain?

Just had surgery 1/27/14 for removal of mesh that caused a bowel obstruction, removal of adhesions and removal from mesh that broke apart from a fall... READ MORE

Can I have a Tummy tuck on March 15, 2016 after lysis of adhesions on Jan 4, 2016?

I had a small bowel obstruction caused by adhesions. No bowel was resected. I have a 3 inch abdominal scar which has healed really well. I was... READ MORE

What would be the proper procedure(s) to take care of my "butt belly" and pooch? (photos)

I had a small bowel obstruction surgery when I was 3 years old and the scar on my stomach led to me getting what I call a "butt belly". Weight loss... READ MORE

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