Tummy Tuck Q&A
Iron + Tummy Tuck
My doctor puts all of his tummy tuckers on iron for 3 weeks before surgery but I am reading many doctors put their people on blood thinners , two... READ MORE
I'm scheduled for surgery in 10 days and I have increased iron in prep for surgery. In the meantime the iron is causing a bit of consitpation. Is it... READ MORE
I need to get my hemoglobin level from 10.2 to 12 in 2 months for my Tummy Tuck and Lipo surgery. Is this realistic and how?
I have been anemic all my life and my hemoglobin is a 10.2 right now. My pcp told me to eat enriched foods which i plan to do but did not recommend... READ MORE
I'll be getting a tummy tuck in exactly 16 days. Wanted to know if I should start a regimen of taking dietary supplement vitamins C, D and iron. My... READ MORE
My tests indicate that my iron levels are at 6.5 and my circumferential abdominoplasty is on 19/12/2011.. I started taking 3 umpoles with fresh orange... READ MORE
My iron was 10.5 a couple of weeks ago. What's the likelihood for my iron to go up to 13 by June 10th to perform a Tummy Tuck?
My iron was 10.5 a couple of weeks ago. I got an iron infusion and have been taking blood builders. My PS won't do my surgery unless my iron is... READ MORE
My hemoglobin was at 11 in September I was taking iron but ran out. How many miligrams of iron should I have per day in order to have it at a safe... READ MORE
I'm having a tummy tuck with Muscle repair done in 2 weeks in Ontario. I have a history of having low B12 and Iron levels. My pre admission... READ MORE
My surgery date is in 5 weeks. I have been taking a 300mg / 65mg elemental ferous sulfate otc iron supplement (feosol)1x a day and a prescription iron... READ MORE
My iron levels are 12.0. Is that to low for a TT and BBL ? I am having both surgeries in 3 weeks. Doctor says they are normal.
I recently did my pre-opt blood work for my TT and BBL in early October . I am worried that my Iron levels are low ..they are 12.0 ..However my doctor... READ MORE
I'm scheduled for surgery in about a week. How will this affect my labs, my plactic sx? What can I do to ensure this will not cause postponement of my... READ MORE
I had CBC and all looked well but dr said my iron was a little low 11.5 and my platelets were a bit high 480.000 should I postpone tummy tuck or am I... READ MORE
How can I boost my iron to a 12 for my abdominal Plast in 3o days READ MORE
My pre-op iron levels were a little low and my general practitioner considered me anemic. I've taken iron supplements for two weeks with little change... READ MORE
OK my plans were for a tt before the end of this year. However, I went for lab work and I have low iron. Will this affect me getting a tt and if I... READ MORE
Is it safe to take these pills and supplements before abdominoplasty, panniculectomy and lipo of the back and flanks?
I wanted to know if the following were safe to take to pre-surgery to help my body prepare for the surgery arnica montana pills bromelain 1000mg... READ MORE
My HGB was 8.4 on Monday 4/27. I started 250 ml of venofer daily on Monday and will continue getting them through Sunday 5/3
What is the probability that I will reach 12 by Sunday as my surgery is scheduled for 5/5 and I fly out to DR on Monday 5/4? On 4/17 my hgb was 7.6... READ MORE