Staph Infection + Tummy Tuck

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Should I Be in the Hospital, Staph Infection and MRSA not Getting Better After TT??

Many of you have been following my questions lately and have seen my pictures of the green infection coming from the holes in my TT insicion. As you... READ MORE

How Can I Tell if I Have a Staph Infection After a Tummy Tuck?

I had a tummy tuck and my drains were on my pubic area. I now have an infected area and is also red and swollen. I ran a fever for a week. Im on... READ MORE

Induration After Tummy Tuck Infection?

I had a tummy tuck 5 weeks ago. Long story short-I ended up with a staff infection and now I have quite a bit of induration that is about 8 inches by... READ MORE

Red Blotches on Abdomen Normal After Systematic Staph Infection From TT? (photo)

I have red blotches on my abdomen following a tummy tuck and staph infection. They turn white when touched, then return to red when pressure is... READ MORE

Will Wound Separation Due to Staph Infection Affect the Final Result of a Tummy Tuck?

At 3 weeks I developed a staph infection at the center right of my FTT incision. At worst, the wound was about three inches long and two inches wide.... READ MORE

Infection after TT and packing an open wound...is the swelling normal or a bigger problem? (photo)

I had a TT on 11/5. Had drains for 2 wks, after removal I got a staph infection. My PS cleaned me out, and put in a new drain, was in for 5 dys and I... READ MORE

I had a tummy tuck on may 12th. I developed a staph infection in the belly button. Is this normal? (photos)

The infection came after a month of healing. There is also a large painful knot under the skin up above the bellybutton. I was put on antibiotics for... READ MORE

Will swelling and induration subside from intra-abdominal staph Hematoma? (photo)

Got diagnosed with Staph Aureus 6 days ago, been in hospital ever since. My PS is out of state. They drained 2 small Hematmas (80&30cc) 3 days ago... READ MORE

Can Someone Provide Help with Infection Post Tummy Tuck & Lipo?

Hi...I am 20 days, abdominoplasty & lip,post op. I am also suffering from a staph infection due to backed up fluid from a dislodged drain. I am... READ MORE

Any alternatives for staph infection besides Bactrim or Septra (or any family of sulfamethoxazole)? (Photo)

I am so distressed and need expert advise here. I just had my debridement and revision after Tummy tuck 2 weeks ago and the culture came back showing... READ MORE

What's going on with this stubborn staph infection? Please help, I'm starting to think this is much more serious than I thought

I've been suffering from a staph infection for about 7 months.There are irritations, red or brown bumps, all over my body. I have already completed... READ MORE

July 27 2015 had extended TT, safe lipo, stomach corset. Sept 1 had 5 inch gaping wound to pack staph infection. (Photo)

Publc is different sizes, and back flap wasn't lipo, lots of skin over scar. And I look pregnant. READ MORE

Should I postpone my Tummy Tuck if my 18 month old has a staph infection?

My 18 month old was recently diagnosed with a staff infection on his skin and is being treated with both oral and topical antibiotics? He has been on... READ MORE

What is the standard of care for draining a seroma after a tummy tuck with regards to sterlization?

My PS did 9 aspirations and 2 J Pumps 2 months after my tummy tuck because I developed a seroma. I developed a staph infection and was admitted in an... READ MORE

Tummy tuck. Staph infection. Dr. opened 7 inches to drain the fluid. Re stitched, leave 2 inches at under the belly button open

Surgery Jan/13. Infection 1/16 . Dr. opened about 7 or 8" drainage and partially closed it on 1/25. there is about 2" under belly button was not able... READ MORE

Tummy tuck 5 weeks post op. Is it safe to have scar tissue removal surgery with a staph infection? (Photo)

I am 5 weeks post opp tummy tuck I have sarcoma and scar tissue. My PS advised me to schedule surgery to remove the scar tissue, I did for June 5th. A... READ MORE

I have developed a seroma. I also developed a staph infection and have an opening in my wound. Any suggestions?

We have sclerosed, drained several times and even kept drains in 2 time now. My doctor is now talking about performing a procedure in his office to... READ MORE

Will marble-like lump go away that resulted from abdominoplasty?

I had abdominoplasty/umb, hernia on about 5 months ago. I ended up w/ a staph infection from surgery and was hospitalized for 5 days. That slowed my... READ MORE

Does this look like a staph infection? 3 weeks TT post-op. (photos)

I had a TT 3 and a half weeks ago. My nephew and sister have had staph and I have been around them. My incision opened up last week and I saw my... READ MORE

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