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Has my Tummy Tuck Muscle Repair Come Undone?

I am 4 months post op and still have significant swelling, especially in my upper abs. But I am wondering if it is indeed swelling or has my muscle... READ MORE

I Had Abdominoplasty to Repair Diastasis Recti and Hernia, Why is My Naval Still Herniated? (photo)

I had abdominoplasty to repair severe diastasis recti and umbilical hernia after a twin pregnancy. My doctor and I both noticed that I had a minor... READ MORE

5 Months Post Tummy Tuck, Exercising A Ton With No Results Around Incision Site.

I am exercising 6 days a weeks, I am trying harder now than I ever have in my life, it feels like my lower tummy around the incision and pubic area... READ MORE

6 Months Post-Op Hernia Repair and Mesh Put in for Diastasis Rectis, Yet its Still as Big as it Was, Should I be Concerned?

My Doctor says the mesh is in place and it will be OK. The Diastasis Rectis Defect is as big as it was. What sould I do? Do not want to operate again.... READ MORE

I was able to stand straight immediately post op and almost lie flat. Does this mean my tummy tuck was not very aggressive?

I am 7 days post op today having had a tummytuck with liposuction to hips and abdomen. From day one I could stand straight and lie almost flat. Many... READ MORE

Tummy tuck with muscle repair - drainage tube stopped working, was taken out too early - what can I do? (photos)

Can I get my ps to insert a new drain? Or will they have to suck it out with a needle? I just don't want my incision and vagina to rip open.I had a... READ MORE

3 months post-op: In-office draining didn't work, my stomach is hard as a brick. (photos)

How can this be treated? What can I do to soften the bloating and hardness? Why didn't he keep the drain in if I was bleeding so much that he had to... READ MORE

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