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Abdominoplasty (Small Inverted-T Incision)?

Dr recom'd t-tuck w/o plication using sml inverted-T incision b/c he didn't believe I had enough loose skin for standard t-tuck. He explained that... READ MORE

T-Incision Good Idea For Me? (photo)

I am a 26 year old female. I am 5'4 and about 130lbs. I have always been on the heavy side (200+) until I finally dropped all the weight. After... READ MORE

Burning, pulling sensation at incision T site? (photo)

On extended tummy tuck that left me with capital I shape incisions. Lower half feels good, just with a little swelling. The top half of my stomach... READ MORE

Is my wound showing any signs of improving? Or is this a sign of infection? (Photo)

Top pic is today 20 days post op. Lower pic was 15 days post op. Had an inverted T-- necrosis evident on day 3. Debrided on day 15 (1st pic). Measures... READ MORE

TT done. Unsatisfied with the result. Small pseudobursas/Edema/T scar/Asymmetrical scar/Scar position. Are these normal? (Photo)

Tummy tuck (no lipo): diastasis recti/umbilical hernia 31 days ago. Day 1 blood flow came out of the 2 drain holes on the outside. Clotted... READ MORE

What is the Reason for Needing an Abdominoplasty AND the Vertical (Inverted T) Incision? (photo)

I just had my pre-op appt and the doctor recommended I also the the vertical T incision with my abdominoplasty. I wanted to do a little research prior... READ MORE

How Bad is This Necrosis? Is It Real Bad or Just a Little? How Big Becomes the Hole? (photo)

I had a tummy tuck with lipo of the flanks 8 days ago. 2 days post operation i saw a blue spot by my pubic area, 3 P.O it turned purple with a black... READ MORE

First consult told me I would need an inverted T Tummy tuck to get a flat stomach. Is this really the ONLY way? (photo)

Do I really need an inverted T tummy tuck to get a nice flat tummy or should I get a second/ third opinion.? I've seen waaay worse befores on her and... READ MORE

Why Did my Plastic Surgean Do a T Scar on Me? Which Now is a 3 in Gaping Hole ?

He said because it would secure the tension. However I went 2 weeks before i had a post op appt with a dressing that was never dry so I'm thinking... READ MORE

T-cut tummy tuck really necessary? (photo)

I am 5ft 5 and 130 lbs. I have always been around this size but have loose skin and stretch marks after three children. My doctor has said I have to... READ MORE

I'm 4 weeks post op from a fleur de lis tummy tuck. I have some yellow puss coming from the T section of my scar.

Iv seen my surgeon he wasn't too concerned but now the discharge from my scar has changed from yellow to a clearer watery like yellow now its sore and... READ MORE

I had a tummy tuck with an inverted T-incision a month ago. Am I infected? Should I just let it heal naturally? (Photo)

I have one drain in still. The incision goes from breast to groin then from hip to hip across my belly. I'm open in several wide spots and I'm... READ MORE

What do I use on my inverted T tummy tuck incisions? Will my vertical incision heal well?

I am 6 weeks post from a tummy tuck and breast implants (375cc). My twin pregnancy resulted in an umbilical hernia that was also repaired during... READ MORE

T-scar with Tummy Tuck or not? (photos)

I am considering a tummy tuck and am wondering if I will end up with a T-scar. I have consulted with 3 surgeons--the first one said it was guaranteed... READ MORE

Loose skin around navel, had t-incision to prevent this! (Photo)

My concern is the loose skin around my very small belly button, and the fullness still in my abdomen post op 17 days. I understand the swelling is... READ MORE

6 months post T-Scar revision. My stomach feels distended and numb. Is this normal? (Photo)

On May 2015 operation performed was: 1. Supra umbilical hernia repair 2. Abdominal scar revision 3. Abdominoplasty with T-Scar. On August I had a... READ MORE

Will this vertical crease resolve after full tummy tuck with vertical T incision, muscle repair, and hernia repair? (Photo)

I had a full tummy tuck 4 weeks ago that required a vertical T incision due to lack of enough skin to pull down. My surgeon says it will resolve with... READ MORE

Can a doctor make last minute decision to make a more then mini tummy tuck as oppose to what was schedule a full tummy tuck?

I was do for a full tummy tuck 4/29. The doc advice it may be a small T lining. When I awoken I notice I still had my belly button n stretch mark.... READ MORE

Possible to get a low and shorter "T" scar instead of one that is hip to hip?

I have Diastasis Recti and need an abdominoplasty. I would prefer a "t" scar that isn't as long horizontally as a regular abdominoplasty scar. Is that... READ MORE

Follow-Up: T junction reopened after tummy tuck and hernia operation, info on healing time? (photo)

Now week 5 after my operation, wound reopened week 3 & is now infected, it's getting dressed & packed daily. I've been on Flucloxacillin 4x... READ MORE

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