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How can I prevent deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism after a tummy tuck and BBL?

Im planning to Have a surgery (tummy tuck/ bbl) but i a little scared about it 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

What causes necrosis in tummy tucks?

What causes necrosis with tummy tucks.and what also causes pulmonary embolism 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

Pulmonary Embolism? How often does this occur? Is there any way to reduce risk before surgery?

How often does this occur? I am going in for a tt...lipo and a bbl. I've had two c-section and breast augmentation a in 2008 and have never had any... READ MORE

Previous Pulmonary Embolism due to Birth Control, Can I still have a Tummy Tuck and Lipo to the flanks?

I had a PE in 8/2009 after giving vaginal birth to my son on 5/2009. I was told by my Dr. that it was due to my birth control that my doctor but me on... READ MORE

I had previous pulmonary embolism, does that mean I am a risk or can't have future surgeries? Would like tummy tuck procedure

Twelve months ago I had shoulder surgery. Developed pneumonia few days later. Bilateral PE 4 months after surgery. Blood thinners for 6 months.... READ MORE

I'm currently on Xarelto, would I still be able to get a tummy tuck?

Back in November 2015 I developed a pulmonary embolism in my right lung due my birth control pills..I was coumarin for awhile but the blood clot had... READ MORE

Tummy tuck with Mirena?

I am scheduled for a tummy tuck with lipo in 1 week but I have a Mirena IUD. The IUD info talks about pulmonary embolus. Do I need to have my IUD removed? READ MORE

Can a tummy tuck or liposuction be done on someone that is taken Eliquis and has been diagnosed with only one PE?

I read your answers given to an individual quite a few years ago that was on Coumadin blood thinner and diagnosed with 2 PE's. Does the same answer... READ MORE

Do I have a higher risk of TT or MMO complications? Adopted with no medical history

I've had three c sections - with all I swelled up with about 10 lbs of fluid - not sure why. Have had a colonoscopy and had a stent put in my ureter... READ MORE

TT and lipo of flanks and back - PE risk?

Ok i kno a person who had a TT and lipo im guessing a whole mommy make over and she wind up with p'e. so if i get lipo of the back and bil flanks... READ MORE

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