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Ridge Above Tummy Tuck Incision- Will It Heal?

What bothers me is the ridge or puffy little roll that fallows the incision along the top. The very outer ends are smooth and really barely visible.... READ MORE

Seroma After Full Tummy Tuck: Upper Abs Have Ridge and Odd Looking Skin

I had a full tummy tuck on May 4th.I am a small person to begin with, 106lbs, 5'4", but had 2 kids that left stretch marks, bb mishappen and... READ MORE

Is This Tissue/skin/fat Necrosis? (photo)

I'm 17 days post full tummy tuck. Some parts of the incision look great, but this is in the midline. Much of the swelling has gone down but I feel... READ MORE

Will my Ridged Incision Smooth Out? Will my Off-center Belly Button Move? (photo)

I am 19 days po from an extended TT with lipo of the flanks and thighs. I am concerned because my incision is lumpy and ridged. Will this subside as... READ MORE

Will Puffiness at Ends of Incision and Swelling/ridge Above Incicion Go Away? (photo)

I'm 6 weeks post op and had a small amount of lipo and bruising at the ends of my incision. How long will the puffiness and lumpiness last? I also... READ MORE

When Will Irregularities and Ridges Heal After Tummy Tuck and Seromas?

I'm 3mo's post full TT, with Seroma, 7 aspirations of 60cc's every 4 days, which is RED. What more can be done and when?  Wearing Comp&Binder... READ MORE

Tummy Tuck Subdural Ridge?

I had an outstanding TT 7 weeks ago. I am concerned about a firm deep ridge between the muscle and skin. It feels as if it follows along the left... READ MORE

Tummy tuck messed up? Will this line go away? (Photo)

8 weeks po now and still have a obvious ridge on my left side. Surgeon thinks it may be skin laxity, I'm worried that it hasn't improved. is this the... READ MORE

"Ridge" after tummy tuck. Is this normal?

I had a tummy tuck 3 yrs ago. i still have pain/tingling in the area. when i sit up, or do situps, this "ridge" or "mountain" pops out. pretty sure... READ MORE

Follow up to previous question regarding Pectus Excavatum and TT results. Should this be the outcome of a full TT? (Photo)

Responding to previous question that I posted earlier. Here is a pre-op photo of my mild Pectus Excavatum. And Post-Op TT photo. My certified PS (in... READ MORE

What could be causing this ridge between my upper/lower abs post-TT? (Photo)

I am 29 days PO and can see a ridge even when I'm not flexing; when I flex, it becomes more distinct -- if I was to flex hard you'd see a very... READ MORE

Can the ridge on the top of my buttocks be fixed? (Photo)

I have a very unnatural and protruding ridge that my surgeon said could only be fixed with a ETT. tried pulling up as if I had had an extended TT, it... READ MORE

5 weeks post op from extended tummy tuck. What is the solution for hard swollen ridge above incision? (photos)

I have had ultra sound it is not a seroma I have undermining of the wound in the navel and drainage from there. I am wearing compression garmets and... READ MORE

Ridge over tummy tuck incision after localized liposuction (Photo)

I had a TT scar revision an localized liposuction to right lateral area above incision about a week ago, however, I was left with severe hematomas and... READ MORE

8 Months Post Op Tummy Tuck and Lipo with extreme ridge, advice? (photos)

TT with Lipo 8 months ago. I still have this hard ridge above my incision & rest of my stomach / sides are squishy. The PS told me I needed to... READ MORE

Ridge above scar. (photo)

I have a hard sausage shaped ridge above my scar , will this always be there or will it disapear ? 12 wks po READ MORE

Belly button healing question. Is this fat necrosis? Infection? Some drainage. (photos)

I'm 17 days out and yesterday my belly button and the thick ridge beneath it started feeling pinched and tight. It's draining a bit of dark yellow (no... READ MORE

One month post-op tummy tuck question about ridge on one side of incision from skin being stuck and causing tension (Photo)

At the 4 week post-op mark I visited my PS who has identified that the stitches inside under my scar are fixed and so have created tension and the... READ MORE

Belly Button after Tummy Tuck hard noticeable scarring (Photos)

I had a tummy tuck exactly 6 months ago. my lower incision is healing nicely but my belly button is a complete nightmare. The ridge around it is very... READ MORE

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