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Which is best, vertical incision, short horizontal incision, extended or standard tummy tuck? (Photo)

My PS said it's possible I may need a vertical incision, but I told him I'd rather he gives me a longer horizontal incision to eliminate the excess... READ MORE

Tummy Tuck and Old Horizontal Scar Revision? (photo)

I have a very severe and ropy vertical scar on my abdomen from a previous surgery, several small incision and puncture scars and 2 horizontal... READ MORE

Why does my scar has this uneven horizontal shape? Can this be fixed? (photo)

Bulge in my left side. better front photos.5 weeks PO TT. I had 3 pregnancies, 5.4/128 pounds, in shape, not too extra skin but a lot of horrible... READ MORE

Why do I have a vertical and horizontal incision? I was not expecting the vertical one. (Photo)

I just saw my incisions at my 5 day post op. I hadn't expected a verticals incision from my new belly button to my horizontal incision. Why was this... READ MORE

TT horizontal and vertical?

Can a Tt consist of being cut horizontal and vertical together READ MORE

Tummy tuck alternative: Could I get a smaller horizontal midline incision rather than a hip to hip incision? (Photo)

I know it will be harder to hide but I don't care. I'm mostly bothered by the skin 2 inches above my belly button and I also have diastasis but only 1... READ MORE

Should I be concerned about how my incision is healing? (photos)

I am 25 days post op extended tummy tuck and while my vertical incision and around my belly button has healed beautifully, I am concerned about some... READ MORE

I see many different tummy tuck scars. Some are horizontal, others are shaped like a "V" or "U". Why are scars cut that way?

I see many different Tummy Tuck scars, some are Horizontal and others are shaped like a "V" or "U". Why are some scars located lower and others are... READ MORE

Painful hard internal lumps on my muscle repair & red wet patch of skin on my horizontal incision. Can this damage my TT?(photo)

I have had a few coughs and sneezing. But worst of all I have been laughing. Can this damage my TT? I now feel some sore hard bumps on my vertical... READ MORE

What is this hole in Tummy Tuck incision 16 days post op? (photos)

I had a tummy tuck that 16 days ago that left me with a vertical line in the middle of my horizontal scar since I had a belly button piercing. I've... READ MORE

Why do I have a horizontal incision plus a vertical incision going from my "new" belly button down?

I'm a healthy 35 year old, 5'3" 118lbs. I had a tummy tuck to remove the stretch marks that were caused by my 4 pregnancies. My surgeon drew on my... READ MORE

Why the horizontal incisions along the vertical? (Photo)

Aug 25 2016, I had a full tummy tuck with muscle repair. Ive seen ladies with one incision hip to hip, others w an incision hip to hip & a little... READ MORE

Can tummy tuck restore full physical function? I am not concerned about my appearance but my physical activity level.

I am a 48 year old. Had 1 c-section with vertical scar, 1 with horizontal scar 6 years ago. My diastsis recti is 2-3 inches wide. I am diagnosed with... READ MORE

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