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Drains from TT bulb not staying compressed? I accidentally stepped on it and pulled a bit out 1/2 to an inch at most. (Photo)

I am 8 days post TT op. I have my drain in. Today I accidentally stepped on it and pulled a bit out 1/2 to an inch at most. A fee hours later the bulb... READ MORE

Seroma Correction After Tummy Tuck?

I had a seroma cavity correction after TT. When my doc has opened the scar, he has found a space, big bruise, appr. 20x25 cms. with scar tissue and... READ MORE

2 weeks post Tummy Tuck, I'm leaking and look like I'm pregnant. Doc did not do Muscle repair and no garment, normal? (photo)

Is it normal to still be leaking and look like I'm pregnant. My tummy has never stuck out like this. I'm also in a lot of pain especially before I go... READ MORE

Air Coming from Drainage Tube Site?

I had a full tummy tuck and lipo to the flank area 8 days ago. Today, I had my drainage tube removed. I'm noticing when I take off my compression... READ MORE

No CG Afterwards?

My PS told me he doesnt belive in a cg after the procedure... he says he doesnt like anything pressing or rubbing on his stitches... He says he does... READ MORE

Why Did my Ps Put 2cg on Me After Tt, Mr and Lipo?

When I had my tt, mr and lipo my ps put on 2 cg..on top of each which I found extremely uncomfortable and I couldn't breath. I had to change to only... READ MORE

How to prevent blood clots in full tummy tuck operation?

Hi everyone , I am planning to do tummy tuck (muscle repairs) combined with liposuction and I have fear of blood clots/PE. My fear start when I get... READ MORE

How is a vertical scar revised? 4 months post-op TT. (photos)

I had a tummy tuck with muscle repair nearly 4 months ago. I went in to see if I had seroma because my lower abdomen was still 'squishy' in patches at... READ MORE

Tender bulge above belly button after tummy tuck with muscle repair.

I am 4 months post op from tummy tuck with muscle repair. I have a tender, somewhat painful bulge above my belly button that gets worse if I work out... READ MORE

How tightly should a Tummy tuck drain 'bulb' be compressed after emptying? Am I causing too much fluid to get extracted?

I had a tummy tuck 2 weeks ago and the Dr. placed a single drain which continues to drain. My husband has been emptying the drain, and after emptying... READ MORE

When to start cold compressions for swelling after a No Drain tummy tuck.

I just had my no drain TT yesterday and forgot to ask my PS about when to start cold compresses to help with swelling. READ MORE

Minor procedure after my tummy tuck - how soon can I fly afterward?

I had a tummy-tuck w/lipo last March and have revision scheduled to fix a tissue "bump" on my tummy where a stitch popped (right after surgery). Right... READ MORE

Why does my abdomen still feel compressed once I remove my compression garment/waist trainer?

Why does my abdomen still feel compressed once i remove my compression garment/waist trainer? what does a compression garment/waist trainer do to the... READ MORE

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