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Is a Hot, Swollen Tummy and Fever Normal 2wks Post Full Tummy Tuck?

I am 2 wks post full tummy tuck and developed a fever. Have now been on atibiotics for 2 days. Today my tummy is hot and very swollen which it has not... READ MORE

How Can I Tell if I Have a Staph Infection After a Tummy Tuck?

I had a tummy tuck and my drains were on my pubic area. I now have an infected area and is also red and swollen. I ran a fever for a week. Im on... READ MORE

I Had a Tummy Tuck 3 Days Ago and I'm Running a Fever. Should I Worry?

I had a tummy tuck with lipo on Thursday this week. Im running a fever usually around 100 to 100.7. My pain is manageable and I'm taking my pain meds... READ MORE

Why is There So Much Redness Spreading Below my Abdomen

I had tt lipo 16 days ago. All was fine. Had my 1st drain out in six days. Wed. I had pain and to my pubic and drain area. I called the MD and he... READ MORE

How Do I Cure a Timmy Tuck Infection? (photo)

2 weeks ago I got a TT & last week my drain tubes were infected & I had a high fever so he took them out &put me on an antibiotics. 2 days... READ MORE

Fever, Slow Recovery from Tummy Tuck. Very Worried?

My wife is 1 week post-op from tummy tuck. She is still very weak and in a lot of pain. Her incision looks ok. Some redness around part of it. She has... READ MORE

Is it normal to feel like crap and run low grade fever (99.4); post TT and lipo yesterday.

Had TT and lipo yesterday; In pain, swolloen and weigh more. Running a lowgrade fever; Gosh, I hope I have done the right thing. READ MORE

6 Weeks PO, Fever After Walking, Too Much Too Soon?? (Photo)

6 weeks po. 3 days I walked about 6 miles each day. I didn't feel sore. I came home, took a nap and woke up feeling like I was ran over by a Mack... READ MORE

Infected Belly Button and Fever, Please Help Me? (photo)

I am 3 weeks post op. my PS said that the oozing from my umbilicus was superficial and would heal fine. I now have had a fever for 5 days that will... READ MORE

3 weeks post-op abdominoplasty. 104 fever landed me in hospital 6 days post op for 5 days. Abdomen still rock hard! (Photo)

After I was admitted to the hospital six days post op from my extended TT, spent 5 days on 3 strong, broad spectrum antibiotics via IV and another 5... READ MORE

Fever Associated with Pain Along the Drain Tube After TT?

I had a tummy tuck done three weeks ago and one drain was left in. The fluid keeps building up and the drain doesn't seem to be eliminating any fluid.... READ MORE

Is a Fever Normal?

I have been having a low grade fever off and on now my drains are out and I am still having a fever. I have been treating it with tyoenol and it goes... READ MORE

Should I be concerned that I keep spiking over 101 degree fevers 2 weeks post TT and following an infection at drain site?

I had TT with liposuction 2 weeks ago. 3 days ago, one of the pubic drains got infected and was removed. Despite a second round of antibiotics, I... READ MORE

Fever After Beginning Antibiotics for Tummytuck Incision Infection?

At what point do I start to worry and call my doctor? Fever is 100.3* and I began oral and topical antiobiotics yesterday-I have taken 3 doses of the... READ MORE

Is it normal to have a low grade fever after a Lipoabdominoplasty?

I've had a LipoabdominoplAsty 3 days ago and I've had a consistent low grade fever from 99.5-100.8. It does go down when I take norco and a nurse from... READ MORE

Are these openings normal? Did taking baths instead of showers make me more susceptible to infection? (Photo)

Had TT 2 wk 4 days ago and have openings along the incision with the largest being approx 1 1/2-2" wide with smelly drainage occasionally, low-mid... READ MORE

Fever Will Not Subside, 3 Weeks Post Op Tummy Tuck Fever @102 for 2 Days?

My tummy tuck was on June 7th about 10 hours from where I live. I just had my 4 drains removed yesterday.. No seromas so far, but no leaking either..... READ MORE

6 months post op partial tummy tuck for "hs". My stomach is red and swollen. (Photo)

This past Saturday I got really sick and got the flu and was running a fever! When I woke up sunday my stomach was red and swelled ( rash like) it... READ MORE

Had TT and hernia surgery 10 days ago; had 4 day fever+fluids came out & strange circles/patches have formed. Normal? (Photo)

Had a simultaneous tummy tuck and hernia surgery 10 days ago; had a fever for 4-5 days and red/yellow fluids eventually came out of my abdomen as seen... READ MORE

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