Ointment + Tummy Tuck

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Necrosis after tummy tuck (photos)

2 weeks post op started to have necrosis issues day 8-9. Went to PS yesterday for check up and had debridement done. Was told wet to dry dressings 2x... READ MORE

Will my Belly Button Heal or do I Need Medical Assistance?

I am 13 days post op from a tummy tuck and my doctor instructed a nurse to remove the tape off of my belly button. I was actually horrified at what I... READ MORE

When is It Safe to Quit Applying Ointment to Tummy Tuck Incision?

When is It Safe to Quit Applying Ointment to Tummy Tuck Incision? READ MORE

Should I Cover my Belly Button While Wearing my Girdle - (Zips in the Front)?

I got a tummy tuck 12 days ago. Been applying ointment that was giving to me by my Doctor and covering it. I'm afraid if I don't cover it I... READ MORE

2.5 weeks post op Tummy Tuck. How does it look like this is healing? (photos)

I am a little more than 2 and a half weeks out Post op TT. I saw my PS 4 days ago and he said I had necrosis in a couple of areas and he cut some of... READ MORE

Allergic reaction to Bacitration ointment after Tummy Tuck, on my incision line and belly button. What should I do? (photo)

Hello I had a tummy tuck on 6/2/14 and I noticed crusty white bumps along the incision line and all around my belly button it was itchy and gross... READ MORE

Extended TT update. 3 1/2 weeks po. I have never smoked nor a diabetic. Do I need a second opinion? (Photo)

My ps does not want to do any debredemint. He wants me to give it time to heal and says everything will fall off on its own. I have been on... READ MORE

Does my belly button look okay? 2 days post tummy tuck. (photos)

I'm 2 days post tummy tuck and just wondering if my belly button looks okay. It is very red and just looks a little alarming to me. My doctor is... READ MORE

Is this necrosis? (photos)

I am a month and one week post op. There is no drainage or ordor from belly button. Pictures look moist due the the triple bacteria ointment I applied... READ MORE

Graphic/gross. Is this infected or fat necrosis? (Photos)

16 days post op saw the Dr on 12 she changed my antibiotic told me that I need to shower everyday let the water run down the incision keep antibiotic... READ MORE

Ointment or peroxide post tummy tuck on scabs? (photos)

I am 4 weeks post op from TT/Hernia Repair/Lipo to Flanks, doc used surgical glue and dissolvable stitches. Should i be using some type of ointment or... READ MORE

How do I know if my belly button is infected after Tummy Tuck surgery ? (photos)

I'm discharging color is clear I washed with soap and water then i dryed applied Bacitracin zinc ointment then I covered with a gauze , reason why I... READ MORE

Spitting stitches, ps removed and now hole I have to pack with ointment twice a day. Help please?

Full tummies tuck with muscle repair and Lopo almost 5 weeks out. At week 4 started spitting stitches, ps removed and did culture and found infection.... READ MORE

Does this wound on my left side of my incision on my hip from my TT look ok? Should I leave it open to air? 13 days post (Photo)

My ps said it looks normal and to just put my bacitracin ointment on it. This open area is on my left hip at the end of my incision from my TT I had... READ MORE

How should you clean your TT incision. How soon after a tummy tuck can you start treating your scar so it can get lighter ?

Should you start cleaning your TT incision right after surgery? Which soaps/ ointments are best to use? Also, which products are best to make your... READ MORE

Incision is oozing and inflammed. (photo)

Hello I am 5 weeks post tummy tuck and 5 days ago I started leaking from my incision and had inflammation and redness. My PS recommended keep applying... READ MORE

What ointment should I put on my open wound? (Photo)

I have my tummy tuck 6 weeks ago and I have a big wound on my right side, I just whant to know what ointment or antibiotics I have to apply in order... READ MORE

TT would not healing and appears opened. (photos)

Had TT done in the DR, returned home 11 days po w/ drain.Drain was burning & no ps in US would do f/u.14days po went to ER had cat scan and... READ MORE

Does my belly button look concerning after the glue was pulled off by the binder? (photos)

I am 3 weeks post op from a TT. My binder just pulled the glue off my belly button. It was bleeding a little around the edges. There is still a little... READ MORE

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