Open Wound + Tummy Tuck

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Is This a Suture Abscess? Or Infection? (photo)

Im 4 weeks post FTT. I went to see my doctor last week because I notice that a small part of my incision was open and red and had a bit of pus, and a... READ MORE

Wound Seperation with Very Pungent Smell? (photo)

Hi - its been 6 weeks into my tummy tuck / lipo. 3 weeks into the recovery my wound was seperated (approx 2 inch wide - 1 inch high). Showed it to my... READ MORE

Tummy Tuck Not Healing? (photo)

5 weeks post op and my incision has opened up and re stitched 4 times now. 3 times in clinic and once again under general anesthetic and again it has... READ MORE

Tummy Tuck Incision Opening Up Holes 8 Weeks Post Op? (photo)

Two of the holes opened up around 3 weeks post op and have slowly been healing but last week at 8 weeks post op another opened up. The skin over it... READ MORE

I Am 21 Days Post-OP Tummy Tuck Scab Fell off and Now with Fresh Looking Wound. No Fluid or Foul Smell? (photo)

I am 21 dyas Post-op from Tummy tuck. I was cleaning my incision site when a small black scab or it might even be dried up blood fell off fresh fleshy... READ MORE

I Had a Tummy Tuck 3 Weeks Ago and Part of my Incision Looks Really Red and Its Open at Least a 1/2in Open? (photo)

I had a tummy tuck 3 weeks ago tomorrow and I'm a little freaked out because part of my incision is open, burning, red and inflamed. I called my... READ MORE

Incision Opening After Tummy Tuck? (photo)

I had a tummy tuck 4 weeks ago and every week it has opened and my PS has sutured it back together using local anesthetic. Last week he closed it... READ MORE

I Had a FTT 4 Weeks Ago & All my Stitches on my Right Side Have Open is This Normal? (photo)

At 11 days after I went to ER & had lost 2 units of blood. I was hospitalized for 6 days & the wound has opened daily. Now my right side is... READ MORE

Wound Separation 5 Weeks Post TT?

Tummy tuck, at 5wks post op wound seperation occured. Does it look like it is healing, or do I have to be concerned it will get larger? I am taking... READ MORE

So my incision had been open for about 3 wks now, how much longer will it close?! If it looks right? (photo)

Had any doc used santyl? So I clean my wound with surgical pads twice a day with hibiclens and saline wound wash, Is that ok? And I wanted to know... READ MORE

How Can I Help my Open Wound from my Tummy Tuck? (photo)

I had surgery in Mexico on May 1st. How can I help my open wound? READ MORE

What is the Best Way to Cure my Open Wound?

I had my tummy tuck 3 weeks ago. After they removed my stitches the wound oppened a lil. I want to know the best way to cure it so it can close and... READ MORE

Almost 4 Weeks Po TT. Is my Scar Opening Up? (photo)

I'm really worried up until now I've been healing great. I thought I was healing so well that a few days ago I started using bio oil even though I... READ MORE

Delayed TT Healing- Suture Reaction? (photo)

I'm 7 wks post-op TT w/ reaction to sutures. Incision line opened up revealing the stitches underneath. Used antibiotics & bactroban. Incision... READ MORE

How to Treat the Open Suture of Tummy Tuck? (photo)

8 weeks ago I had my surgery. The 1st week the tape on one side came off. Then it became inflamed and red, so I treated it with ointment. It started... READ MORE

9 weeks post op Tummy Tuck. How long will it take my wound to heal? (photos)

I had a tummy tuck surgery with hernia repair 9 weeks ago and after the surgery I developed skin necrosis.I had 2 open wounds one almost healed but... READ MORE

Tummy tuck wound: Tiny hole with an open "tunnel" next to it, pus under skin; Cleaning inside with saline with a syringe myself?

Full TT 5 wks ago, had a seroma aspirated 3 times, looks like it's gone now. 2 wks ago a tiny hole opened in the incision and drained orange clear... READ MORE

Tummy Tuck Keeps Opening Even After More Surgery? (photo)

My tummy tuck incision keeps opening, I had this done 3 weeks ago and 3 times it has opened up. I had the wound closed under local and it opened so... READ MORE

3 months post op, puss like coming out from drain area after abdominoplasty. Is this normal? (photos)

It is 3 months completed for my Abdominoplasty, suddenly i got pain and reddish area at the location of drain area from where my last drain strip was... READ MORE

Am I handling the complication from my tummy tuck properly? (Photo)

I had a TT jan 3 and was doing great for two weeks. I woke up one day shivering and 103 temperature. Called my PS. She put me on antibiotics and... READ MORE

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