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Tummy Tuck Result Ruined from Straining on my First Bowel Movement in a Week?

I am freaking out, i had a tummy tuck 1 week ago, and i strained somewhat while going to the bathroom, since the pain meds have made me constipated... READ MORE

How Can an Over-Aggressive Tummy Tuck Be Corrected?

Hello, I had a TT appr 1 1/2 wks ago and am vry concerned that the PS removed too much skin. I wasnt that big before the procedure - only needed to... READ MORE

Possible Muscle Strain

I am 2 1/2 mths po tummy tuck with muscle plication. have had zero problems, everything great until i went water tubing and have had isolated moderate... READ MORE

Did I damage tummy tuck muscle repair by doing too much too soon? I've had shooting pain in my abdomen after lifting.

4weeks p.o. Up to three days ago, recovery had been remarkable. Was up & walking day 2. By day 6 I was walking upright. Day 7 drains out & everything... READ MORE

Tummy Tuck with a Sprained Ankle, Do I Need to Postpone Surgery?

I have a full tummy tuck scheduled for the day after tomorrow and I was trying to mow the lawn and I fell and sprained my ankle. Will the doctor still... READ MORE

Pain 10 weeks post op Tummy Tuck, could I have caused myself damage?

I'm ten weeks post op after no drain tummy tuck. A couple of days ago I felt like I strained something on one side next to my belly button. It hurts... READ MORE

Hello wonderful docs, I'm 3 months post op TT with muscle repair and I'm afraid I might have undone my muscle repair (Photo)

Three weeks ago I was w/o my girdle & accidentally picked up my 27 lb 2 y/o. Since then I have been in a lot of pain and can see some bulging of my... READ MORE

How do I know if I am putting too much strain on my abdominal muscles or my incision site?

I am 5 days post lipo/tummy tuck. I have been resting/sleeping in a recliner. When I get out of the recliner (every 1-2 hours to pee) I use my arms &... READ MORE

Had full tummy tuck summer 2013, 1 week after felt a "pop" on right side while straining during difficult bowel movement.

Now 2015 right side is bigger than left and belly button pops in/out when cough& have BM. I suffer from constipation.I am now wanting to have... READ MORE

Can I have strained my belly button incision? (Photo)

Its been 19 days since my TT tonight I was sitting on the recliner and I laughed when I did I felt a sudden pain in my belly button. I immediately got... READ MORE

Straining (bowel movement) 2 weeks after muscle repair.

I had a muscle repair and small tummy tuck 2 weeks ago. Bowel movement has been fine until 2 days ago and I really really strained going to the toilet... READ MORE

Abdominal muscle tear or strain after tummy tuck. I've contacted my surgeon but should I go to a GP instead?

I am 7 months post op TT. I was exercising yesterday and I felt a snap in my lower abdomen about 1/2 inch below my incision. Later in the evening an... READ MORE

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