Tummy Tuck Q&A
Ultrasound + Tummy Tuck
I am nearly 3 weeks post tummy tuck with lipo. I am thrilled with my results, but the tightness from swelling is bothering me. I went back to work... READ MORE
How often should I get therapeutic ultrasound treatments for thick scar tissue resulting from pseudo bursa? (Photo)
Oct 2013 I had TT with seroma that developed pseudo bursa. It was resolved with sclerosing agent and abrading surface with lipo cannula (no suction).... READ MORE
I had 2 c-sections and two very aggressive tummy tuck with lipo which the doctor removed 25 pounds of fat and skin around my waist 2 years ago, I... READ MORE
After two weeks a catheter was put in for a seroma which remain in place for 4 weeks, I'm no longer draining but my stomach is just as larger as... READ MORE
I had a seroma sclerosed post tummy tuck and lipo and it formed a very hard area so i am having ultrasound treatments 3 times a week on it i was... READ MORE
I am eight weeks post. I had a full tummy tuck abdominal repair two liters of lipo on flanks and belly with hernia repair. I've had issues with... READ MORE
Can an untreated Pseudobursa cause any type of long term damage or consequence? Could it go unseen on a CT scan/ultrasound?
15 months post op full TT and MR. Had abnormally larger swelling during recovery. Discomfort, odd firm feeling (not a good firm) still remain below... READ MORE
Can a Lateral Abdominal Muscle Defect (Herniated Muscle and Tissue Layers- Lemon Sized Bulge) Be Repaired Through Tummy Tuck?
I had an ultrasound that showed a large complex mass right lat side between lower rib and iliac crest..Radiologist feels it's a herniation defect of... READ MORE
Fix my stomach the best possible way without TT.Dermatologist would be best? Non invasive ultrasound machines? Anything? (Photo)
Is been 16 months since my surgery; nothing much has change..I need to find a good close to great a revision doctor who specializes in this. I am in... READ MORE
I am 3 weeks po from a full TT. I have had severe burning and pain since day 2 in the top half of my belly. It feels like I pulled or tore a muscle. I... READ MORE
Are there any post massaging therapies (such as ultrasound) required after having a TT and/or Liposuction?
Many plastic surgeons in Columbia and Mexico recommend having post-op ultrasonic therapies to prevent fat pockets and fibrosis. I've been to... READ MORE
I am 6 weeks post tummy tuck and my doctor has confirmed that I have a hematoma. Should I get a second opinion?
I have done aspiration about 5 times now (starting from 200cc down to 50cc), but the swelling persists. I have also done an ultrasound which confirmed... READ MORE
As you can see from my photo, I am dealing with a hematoma which began 2 weeks after surgery. After several aspirations, it is still present. I've has... READ MORE
The drain is still in position. presently draining 50-60 ml (dark colour) 9 days post op. My question is that although the surgeon is happy, I am... READ MORE
Large hematoma was not diagnosed with ultrasound. Is there a logical explanation for this or is this negligence?
I had a skin only tummy tuck on May 24th, the next day my hemoglobin was measured to be 5,6. Two days later I looked 6 mths pregnant, PS did an... READ MORE
If the result of a ultrasound states that fluid measure 10cm sagittal by 10cm transverse by 1. 0 cm. What is this in cc reading ? Is it too much for... READ MORE
I have an ultrasound machine that I use when I have back/muscle pain. I am loving my results so far and my scar isn't too bad, but I'm wondering if... READ MORE
I had my ultrasound today for my enlarged right side. The tech told me it was fluid build up. I was under the assumption that fluid felt like a water... READ MORE
I had a colistectomy (gall bladder removal) 2 years ago which resulted in an umbilical hernia. This was finally repaired with mesh 6 months ago. I... READ MORE
I had to go to my plastic surgeon's office every other day for it to be drained with a needle. Now it looks terrible. It is bumpy with deep crevices,... READ MORE