Discoloration + Tummy Tuck

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How Can I Treat Discoloration Around my Tummy Tuck Scar?

I had a tummy tuck 3 years ago, now i have a scar and reddish to purple skin all around the scar. How can I treat the discoloration around the scar? I... READ MORE

Darkened Belly Button After Tummy Tuck

I had a Tummy Tuck 6 months ago, and my belly button is very dark and big/swelling. What caused this, and can this be corrected? Is there a topical... READ MORE

Recently gave birth in September. My stomach color has changed, it is darker than the rest of my body. Will it lighten up?

I gave birth in September and my stomach has gotten darker after the birth. I also have the "life line" Mark still going down my stomach. Will this... READ MORE

The Top of my New Belly Button Has Begun to Turn Brown Three and a Half Weeks Post FTT?

This area was not brown at all for the first two weeks after the tt, the docor said it may be what the inside skin of my belly button originally... READ MORE

Flat Belly Button, Skin Discolouration/breakdown 7 Months Post Tummy Tuck, What Can I Do? (photo)

7 months ago I had a full tummy tuck, muscle repair and hernia repair. recovery was uneventful. at my follow-up last week my doctor expressed concern... READ MORE

Delayed TT Healing- Suture Reaction? (photo)

I'm 7 wks post-op TT w/ reaction to sutures. Incision line opened up revealing the stitches underneath. Used antibiotics & bactroban. Incision... READ MORE

Belly Button Dark Color, allergic from Bio Oil? cocoa Butter? (photo)

Hello doctors,,I have my tummy tuck 20 days ago,I feel good,but I have dark and red color around my belly button.Are this normal? READ MORE

Will I Ever Reach the Flat Land After my TT with Lipo and Muscle Repair?

I had tt with muscle repair and Lipo 17 weeI have a hard bulge starting from below the belly button to the right side of my abdomen. I also had some... READ MORE

Red Drainage OK After Tummy Tuck?

Had extended tummy tuck and verticle cut, drainage was dark red then cranberry-kool aid consistency now its gritty dark red READ MORE

Vast amount of bruising & skin discoloration remaining 5 weeks post mini tummy tuck with liposuction. Is this unusual? (Photo)

I'm curious how often this type of bruising and skin discoloration is still seen after five weeks post op. I had breast augmentation (healed... READ MORE

23 day post op abdominal pain, swelling, skin discoloration, and drainage (Photos)

On 3/7 I had TT , lipo of flanks, and breast reduction. 12 days po, I had both drains removed. 15 days po, abdominal swelling w/ right sided flank... READ MORE

Why is there new discoloration, swelling like pregnant (but firm above incision line), and pain (but no fever)? (Photo)

Day 9 post op (TT & lipo) - 37yo, healthy, no complications yet The pic looks like there are shadows, but those are actual bruising and not shadows... READ MORE

2 weeks post op Tummy Tuck, open wound and discoloration (lack of blood supply). Any suggestion? (photos)

Will this discoloration (bruise looking go away?) and the open wound? Any advice is appreciated. I do hold my PS in high regards but I also want to... READ MORE

How to help circulation to discolored area? (photos)

My dr said I stood too straight causing stress to my incision that I didn't feel due to the exparel. I had full tt w lipo to flanks and abdomen and... READ MORE

My skin is discolored in areas from lack of blood flow. What could I do to increase blood flow? (Photo)

My skin is discolored in areas from lack of blood flow. I am 6 days post op. I am a non smoker. I was wondering what I could do to increase blood... READ MORE

Is yellow stomach discoloration above Tummy tuck incision normal? (photos)

I've noticed some yellow discoloration right above my incision that has developed over the past 9 days. It does not look like the other bruising I... READ MORE

I had a Tummy tuck a year ago, after surgery I was left with a dark discoloration around my navel and a bad odor. (photo)

What can be done about the dark spot around my navel and discharge? Is this a mistake on my plastic surgeon and should he be responsible to correct... READ MORE

How do I treat the sores from my mycobacterium infection that keep popping up along my incision and will they fade? (Photo)

I had a full tummy tuck on 6/15. I contracted a mycobacterium infection that is causing skin lesions only along my incision. Where I haven't had... READ MORE

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