Torn + Tummy Tuck Q&A
I had a tummy tuck with muscle repair 2-1/2 weeks ago I slipped and fell flat on my back. I felt a pull in my abdomen. Could I have harmed my muscle... READ MORE
I had prolonged cough the day of tummy tuck and mascle repair surgery. Pain was unbearable, but my concern was that stitches would be ripped. I had... READ MORE
He has been in pain since he tore the muscle. He just started physical therapy two weeks ago but hasn't seemed to help but feels worse after... READ MORE
I am 6 weeks PO from having extended tummy tuck w/muscle repair. I have severe depression and tend to over eat at certain times. I got in a depression... READ MORE
I Had 2 C Sections. One in 2010 and One in 2012. With the second c section I had a small bulge on the cut self. Now it is bigger. Can it be that... READ MORE
I had a full tt 1year ago and wasn't fully satisfied with the result. I decided on scar revision,redo belly button,and tighten my lower abs due to... READ MORE
So i got a tummy tuck, its been exactly 4 weeks now. it was SO flat at 2.5 weeks. i am a SMALL girl, im not overweight, i had a baby and had BAD loose... READ MORE
I had a full tummy tuck a couple of days ago. I had nausea and threw up and it felt like fabric ripping apart inside.The area feels hot. Could I have... READ MORE
I'm almost 5 weeks post-op and everything has been going just as it should. I started feeling much better between weeks 3 and 4. Today I was... READ MORE
I had a few sneezes and a strong cough, after which I felt burning on the upper right side of my abs. This side now appears and feels very tight and... READ MORE
I had a full tummy tuck 8 weeks ago. At six weeks I thought I was healed enough to do some yard work. The next morning my muscle above my belly button... READ MORE
Im 2 days post op I started violently vomiting from the pain meds (I'm assuming) and was in an extreme amount of pain, but then after a few hours the... READ MORE
I am 4 days out from my tummy tuck, and feeling burning sensation in upper abs. Have I torn something?
Last night I struggled with getting out of bed due to strain on muscles in abs. Since then I have been feeling a burning sensations on and off in my... READ MORE
During the delivery of my second child my right foot was supported while my left foot was not supported at all. When a contraction hit I felt my right... READ MORE
2 days post my surgery I was laying on my couch then my 8 year old got excited and ran at me with her elbow and putting all her weight on my belly and... READ MORE
I have read several cases of woman who are not able to stand up etc and I feel like I haver had surgery. The issue is I think I may be doing too much.... READ MORE
4 weeks tummy tuck with hernia & muscle repair. Painful and swollen upper abdomen. Did I tear my muscle repair?
I've been very careful and i am walking a lot(slowly) i feel that my upper abdomen is still very swollen, but its been painful than usual the last 2... READ MORE
Hi I am 6 months post my TT. The muscle repair was performed with dissolving sutures. Since 4 weeks ago I feel that my stomach is bloated. I suspect... READ MORE
I had a tummy tuck with muscle tightening a year and a half ago! Everyone asked me if I worked out. My stomach felt like I did palaties all my life.... READ MORE
How do you know if you have torn the internal stitches or pulled the muscle repair loose after a tummy tuck?
Had a tummy tuck 10 days ago. I decided to go to the store and over did it on the walking. I could feel a lot of pulling on my stomach and my back was... READ MORE