Narrow 98 questions by:

Sort by:
  • Most visited
  • Recent
  • Answers

Incision is Splitting in Center and Has a Yellow Pus Coming out - is This Normal?

I am 3 weeks post tummy tuck and my incision steri strips fell off in the center. The incision is splitting about a quarter of an inch open in the... READ MORE

Is It Normal For My Wound To Be Oozing Post-Op? I'm Wearing A Girdle All Day.

I had my tummy tuck done two weeks ago I started to do massages on the 22nd of sept and the scar opened I little but I was very worried than I want to... READ MORE

Should I Be in the Hospital, Staph Infection and MRSA not Getting Better After TT??

Many of you have been following my questions lately and have seen my pictures of the green infection coming from the holes in my TT insicion. As you... READ MORE

What Can I Do About "Stitch Spitting" and Absess when the Sutures Are Nondissolvable?

My ruptured breast implants were removed on July 2nd, 2011. Since then, sections of my scars remained red and oozed blood and a puss. After about a... READ MORE

Can You Tell Me if This is a Seroma, my Ps Not Commiting to What It is? (photo)

This hole appeared one week after surgery, I sent a photo to my ps and explained that it had oozed a lot of bloody fluid,the oozing has slowed Down... READ MORE

Infection and Oozing from Incision Post-Tummy Tuck

I am 2 weeks post tummy tuck and about 7 days ago developed an infection. Fever, chills, extreme pain on the side infected (so much so that I... READ MORE

Belly Button Healed Shallow With No Indention - Can This Be Revised?

I had my tummy tuck 4 months ago. The belly button took a long time to heal. It was open, oozing thik dark smelly puss for a good three weeks. It was... READ MORE

I Have Oozing from my Tummy Tuck Its Been 3 Weeks! What Do I Do? (photo)

I had a tummy tuck on sept 21 2012 around my pubic area / incicion area-4 weeks out post op i have had a small hole thats been ozzing yellowish and... READ MORE

Hole in TT Incision Line Won't Go Away. 2 Months Post Op, What Can I Do? (photo)

2 months ago a hole developed at my incision line, I have been packing it with saline gauze twice a day and it still looks the same and the inside... READ MORE

I Had a Tummy Tuck 2 Years Ago and my Belly Button Area Never Has Healed! Always Oozes, What is the Problem? (photo)

I had the tummy tuck 2 years ago. Area by belly button still raw. Been to many doctors, including dermatoligist. The last time I saw the plastic... READ MORE

Is my belly button healing normally? (Photo)

Full tummy tuck 9/16/14 and my belly button seems to be healing very slow, last week at check up dr said looking good but seems like it's still very... READ MORE

Seroma (tummy tuck) look Normal? (7 wks post-op) (photo)

I'm 7 wks post op from total abdominal hysterectomy AND full tummy tuck. Still have decent amt of swelling. This SEROMA is right on my incision and... READ MORE

Could MRSA Sores Be Related to Non-absorbable Sutures from TT?

Hi, I had a breast red. & TT 4 yrs ago, then surgery for an internal abscess from the TT. 2 yrs later - ab lump surgically removed, that turned... READ MORE

Had a Tummy Tuck 5 Years Ago Still Have Problems with Belly Button

2007 I had a tummy tuck done and after a year started to have oozing from my belly button. First I was told that I had a subcutaneous tissue infection... READ MORE

Infected Suture or Breach? (photo)

I had a tummy tuck about 3 weeks ago. I have found this wound on the suture line. about 1/2 inch long, about 1/4 inch deep Is it infected, or is it a... READ MORE

My Belly Button is Stil Oozing Fluid Twelve Weeks Post Op, Why?

I started Cipro and my PS did an exploratory to search for a possible permanent stitch that he thought may be causing the problem. He found nothing,... READ MORE

Tummy tuck infection post op. Why am I having so many problems? (Photo)

My incision separated in 3 areas; above pubic bone, R hip and belly button. An antibiotic was prescribed (Bactrim). 6 weeks post op, new opening on my... READ MORE

Wound Healing

I am two weeks post op tomorrow after having a tummy tuck. My incision is healing well in some areas, but it's not scabbing and still oozing a... READ MORE

3 weeks post op Tummy Tuck, my belly button looks very fleshy and is still oozing. Is this normal? (photos)

I am 3 weeks post op a tummy tuck. My belly button looks very fleshy and is still oozing. The ooze has a slight odor. Is the look of this belly button... READ MORE

After 3 weeks, my belly button was oozing and smelled. I was spitting stitches. How long after this will it heal? (Photo)

I am 3 weeks post of from a full TT. I noticed a small hole and a odor and oozing from the hole. I made an appt with my PS and he said it was... READ MORE

No matching results