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Pseudo-bursa? Procedure & Recovery. 8 Months Out From TT? (photo)

8 months out from a Tummy Tuck with about 12 needle aspirations for persistent seromas. Very uncomfortable scar tissue and my belly is distended 8"... READ MORE

Recurring Hematoma 2 Weeks After Tummy Tuck

I had a tummy tuck 12 days ago, drains was taken out 7 days post op, 2 days later, fluid started to build up, on day 10, it became extremely... READ MORE

Reoccurring Seroma?

I am 49 years old and had a tummy tuck, lipo and hernia repair done on March 1, 2012. I almost immediately developed a seroma and after many months of... READ MORE

Tummy Tuck for Recurring Hernia - Insurance Coverage?

I have had a hernia repair 3 times and about to be on my 4th (all for the same umbillical hernia)The surgeon I am currently going to who did repair #3... READ MORE

Hard Scar Tiss. 4 Yrs Post Tummy Tck, About to Have Recut Sept 25 to Restructure. Worried More Scar Tissue/dents? (photo)

This will be 2 surgery post original tummy tuck/lipo for hardened tissue. Entire R side of belly hard/on fire w/ neuralgia/nerve numbness, pain... READ MORE

SEROMA Continues to Persist?

I had tummy tuck with flank lipo. I developed a seroma 2 weeks PO. PS aspirated 20cc, 18cc, then 15cc (all in consecutive days). Last aspiration was... READ MORE

Do i need mesh with this or is there any other option? (photos)

So my gs had me get a ct and basically my whole stomach is a ventral hernia. I have a diastasis and my fascia tissue is so thin and disapears at my... READ MORE

I Had a TT on Aug. 22 and Had a Seroma Drained Today and I'm a Bit Worried?

I had a small seroma drained today. He took out about 15+/- ccs and said it looked normal. Prior to that, he says I have been healing absolutely... READ MORE

Mesh Concerns Following Hernia Repair?

I had an 8x10 in piece of mesh put into my abdomin on April 9th to repair several hernias. The umbilical hernia is back and as bad as it was before (I... READ MORE

Surgeon Said Diastasis Surgery is Too Big a Surgery and Only Repairing Umbilical Hernia. Is This Ok?

I had 2 pregnancies,I now have diastasis & ombillic hernia. general surgeon will not repair diastasis but only hernia. Surgeon thinks the... READ MORE

Umbilica/abdominal Hernia Reccurence in 12 Days - is This Possible?

Hernia repair performed laprascopically using mesh. On day 12 abdominal swelling down with a noted know or hardened area palpated above naval. Have... READ MORE

Seroma or hematoma - which is worse? Which recurs more and why?

I am 33 days post-op TT. Yesterday I went back to OR to evacuate lower belly hematoma and upper belly seroma. My hip to hip incision had 3 inches of... READ MORE

Seroma is back after two years?

Two years ago I got a tummy tuck and ended up with a seroma. My PS drained it and it finally went away. Well, after two years I noticed it came back... READ MORE

What is Recommended for This Type of Ventral Hernia?

White female, 50 years old, weight is 200 lbs., 5' 3" tall, in 2001 I had to my gallbladder removed. Since then I have had four ventral hernia... READ MORE

What is Done if a Incision Hernia Reoccurs After a TT?

I had a Central Pacreatectomy in 2008, followed by repair of an incisional hernia with mesh in 2010. I then had an Abdominalplasty in 2012. I now... READ MORE

I Had an Umbilical Hernia Repaired a Year Ago. It is Back. Please Advise?

I had an umbilical hernia repaired a year ago. It appears as if it was only fixed at 50%. In other words it looks better and sticks out less but it is... READ MORE

Reoccuring Seroma?

I had seroma about 2 weeks after my tt, my drain was taken out too early before draining under 25cc. I've been aspirated twice and the last time... READ MORE

I Have a Question About my Hernia?

5 years ago I had surgery on my umbilical and above my umbilical with a three inch cut. They had used the mesh netting. The hernia came back on the... READ MORE

After Having Mesh Done During my 2nd Umbellical Hernia... Can It Herniate Around the Mesh?

I was doing some strenuous activities today and I think that I have herniated again. It is painful and I have a lump that was not there prior. READ MORE

Recurrent hernia after open ventral hernia with muscle repair? (Photo)

Hi, I've just gotten home from the ER for abdominal pain that would not go away even with pain mess. I was diagnosed with another hernia after just... READ MORE

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