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Is It Easy To Rupture Internal Sutures Post-Op Tummy Tuck, How Would You Know If This Happened?

I am 29 years old and two weeks post-op from an abdominoplasty with an umbilical hernia repair. I want to know if it is very common, or easy to... READ MORE

Rupture of Abdominal Muscles?

After my c section delivery I was sitting myself up in bed when I felt a popping at the top of my abdomen. There was not a lot of pain just an odd... READ MORE

My sister got a tummy tuck about two weeks ago and appears she got a rupture on her left side above her hip (Photo)

Should she apply Neosporin ointment with a gauze and it'll seal and get better eventually. Tummy tuck was done on December 16th, 2014 in Tijuana, Mexico. READ MORE

Is there a chance of abdominal skin graft surgery rupturing during pregnancy?

In April I had skin graft surgery (hip to hip) to close a c-section cut after trauma induced Pyoderma Gangrenosum. I fell pregnant again in May. I am... READ MORE

How often does the rectus plication rupture?

I had an abdominoplasty 3 years ago. My abdomen never looked flat. The surgeon agreed to redo it and said he had to look in his notes to see if he had... READ MORE

Is it possible I ruptured my muscle repair sutures from sneezing?

Hello, in two days I will be 5 weeks post op. Today I was sneezing so hard and so many times that I got concerned. I have a one year old boy,I don't... READ MORE

I had a coughing fit in the first week of TT. Is it possible that I might have ruptured my stitches?

Day5 PO TT & MR I was taking my medications & gagged & had a coughing fit - immediately I felt my muscles cramping & burning like fire in middle of... READ MORE

7 days post-op TummyTuck possible ruptured internal sutures or skin separating muscles due to unsuccessfully stifling sneeze?

I am 1 week post-op from tummy tuck with lipo. I unsuccessfully stifled a sneeze & ended up sneezing hard. Heard a pop & had a different pain in my... READ MORE

After a full TT with muscle repair (and repair of herniated BB), is the risk of rupturing sutures ever 100% diminished? (Photo)

I am 23 days post-op full TT w/plication, waist lipo and hernia repair. I plan to start working toward better overall fitness with toning slowly, as... READ MORE

4 weeks after my tummy tuck, I have a little scar rupture. Should I apply cream and natural remedies to it? (Photo)

It has been 3 days already and the opening is draining yellowish reddish fluid when I remove the gauze. I have been applying Neosporin and aloe Vera... READ MORE

Will I be a good candidate for tummy tuck? (Photo)

I suffer from an umbilical hernia I have gotten it repair and it has ruptured again. I am a mother of 3 I have my tubes tied and I need help!!! READ MORE

Lifted my 22lbs toddler by mistake 2 weeks post tummy tuck.. Tummy hurts.. How can I tell if I ruptured the stitches inside?

Today i am 2 weeks post tummy tuck & breast augmentation. I lifted my 22lbs toddler by mistake last night, I have minor pain in my tummy now.. How can... READ MORE

Three weeks post FTT with MR. Can a pop in my abdomen in my sleep rupture my muscle repair?

3 weeks post TT with muscle repair. Last night in my sleep, I involuntary stretched and felt a pop. I spoke with my PS this morning, she said that at... READ MORE

Did I rupture the muscle repair at sternum from extended tummy tuck?

10 days post TT. Just Had drains removed. Still had fluid Dr advised to compress between belly button and pubis to get extra fluid to continue to... READ MORE

Did I rupture a stich in my abdominal wall due to vomiting? (Photo)

I had a tummy tuck, lipo, and muscle repair 2 1/2 weeks ago. The day of surgery I guess I had an allergic reaction to percocet which caused vomiting.... READ MORE

How do I know if I ruptured my MR suteres? Is it normal not to feel tightness in my upper stomach two weeks post op? (photos)

I am two weeks post op and I had had to do some accidental straining while trying to get out of bed not sure if I messed up my MR but the tightness I... READ MORE

My sutures ruptured 2 day post op full TT. Do the sutures just continue to unravel or what? And will pain go away?

My PS confirmed that the upper part of My TT seperated 2 day post op from dry heaves twice before I could get nausea patch back on. Ripped up top,... READ MORE

Rupture of stitches due to pressure?

I had tummy tuck 5 yrs. ago, and recentlt had a deep masage of PSOAS muscles. I am very concern that my stiches could of ruptured due to pressure. READ MORE

What can this be? 8 weeks post op (Photo)

I'm 8 weeks post up and swelling at my worst, I've never seen a flat tummy except the day I came out of surgery, I know some swelling has to happen... READ MORE

Is the ruptured blister on my incision, my seroma "s fluid looking for a way out or is it suture spitting? (Photos)

I am 11 weeks post op tummy tuck . . Now a blister appeared on my incision in the centre of pubic area. It ruptured,then bled, then thick dark pink... READ MORE

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