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Lovenox? Injection Site Recommendation?

I'm having a full tuck with MR, lipo on flanks, and augmentation. My plastic surgon does lovenox for 7 days post op. My question is were do you... READ MORE

Can I Still Have a Blood Clot While on Lovenox?

Hello, I am 12 days post op after getting my tummy tuck. I have been pretty active, walking on the treadmill for 30 mins still day 5, dropping my son... READ MORE

Safety of Lovenox with Abdominoplasty Procedure?

I am scheduled for abdominoplasty with liposuction. I recently had a friends sister pass away 2 days post op from a PE. I still want to proceed and my... READ MORE

Tummy Tuck Lovenox. Want to Request Blood Thinners. Pre-Op and Post-Op Timing For Blood Thinners?

I have fear of blood clots/PE so I've decided that at my consultation to request blood thinners to help prevent against them. I was wondering what day... READ MORE

Tummy Tuck After Breast Cancer?

I am a very healthy 50 year old breast cancer survivor. I am schelduled for a tummy tuck next month. I had mild lymph edema of my trunk following my... READ MORE

Lovenox injections after surgery?

I am concerned that my plastic surgeon isn't going to prescribe Lovenox injections after tummy tuck surgery. I did take injections after weight loss... READ MORE

Tummy Tuck W Lipo/Factor V Okay?

I have Factor V, no history of blood clots, no problems w c section, been cleared by my hematologist. Two PS I consulted with are familiar/comfortable... READ MORE

What are your thoughts on blood thinners (ie Lovenox) after abdominoplasty?

Will be having abdominoplasy only when 40 lbs are gone. Some PS are saying blood thinner(lovenox specifically) after surgery for 10days-2 wks. I am 75... READ MORE

My Sister Developed a PE Post-gastric Sleeve. My Caprini Score is 3?

I am hoping to have a TT with lipo of my flanks. My caprini score is 3. The guidelines suggest lovenox 40mg based on my weight. Should I worry? I've... READ MORE

I Am Having a Full TT and BBL, With Lipo in Full Back and Arms?

I am having a full TT and BBL, with Lipo in full back and Arms, on November 8th, I was given Lovenox 40/0.4 ML INJ, I was wondering if I, that I am 24... READ MORE

Does Using Blood Thinners Like Lovenox Eliminate the Risk of Blood Clots After a Tummy Tuck?

I am looking into getting a tummy tuck and keep reading that the largest risk is blood clots/PE. I saw that several doctors give their patients blood... READ MORE

I Had Dvt After Tummy Tuck and Lipo, is Touch Up Lipo Safe?

Should I take lovenox shots after or is touch up lipo ok? READ MORE

Can i still have liposuction or TT if I have a Caprini score of 11?

I have Leiden Factor V and had 3 DVT's over 25 years and a PE BEFORE I knew I had Leiden. Since then I've had several surgeries for non-elective... READ MORE

I am 50 year old female with NO children. Will my muscles need to be tightened as much as women that have had children?

Will my ab muscles need tightened as much as women that have had children? Have lost and maintained 120 pound weight loss over the last 11 years... READ MORE

Bulging above belly button 2 days post TT. Is this normal?

I had a TT and MR on Thursday. I have been doing well until today when I removed my binder to get a shower. I have a bulge above my belly button that... READ MORE

Cosmetic surgery with history of DVT/PE

In 2007 I weighed 320 lbs and got a DVT/PE during a c-section. I was negative for any clotting disorders and took comaudin 6 months. I have since lost... READ MORE

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