Water Retention + Tummy Tuck Q&A
I had a Full TT Oct 2010. Healing went great, had no problems at all. Mid Nov I began to notice I was holding fluid all over my body..maybe edema? My... READ MORE
Can I take water pills po op aggressive Lipo and tummy tuck to reduce swelling? READ MORE
I am 4 weeks post op today and have noticed that my midsection has begun to swell quite a bit. No "water bed" motion except in my mons area.... READ MORE
I Had 10cc's of Fluid Removed from my Lower Abdomen After Tummy Tuck--will This Likely Need Additional Treatment?
I am 20 days post op from a full tummy tuck w/ lipo on my stomach/flanks. While the initial swelling has gone down quite a bit, I noticed one small... READ MORE
I had a full tummy tuck on 09/02/11 + lipo of the flanks. I'm now 2.5 mo post-op.I'm concerned about a bulge going from 1in under the belly... READ MORE
I Had a Radical Abdominoplasty 2 Weeks Ago with 8 Lb of Skin Removed. Now I Am Carrying 40 Lb of Fluid Retention? (photo)
I had a radical abdominoplasty 2 weeks ago with 8 lb of skin removed (I lost 350 lb over 3 years). Now I am carrying 40 lb of fluid retention. My... READ MORE
Cellulitis and Ultrasound Showing Fluid Collection Along Insicion Line of Tummy Tuck 4 Months Post Op?
I had a tummy tuck with liposuction 4 months ago. Post op I had complications with the dissolvable sutures. They would "fester"and eventually cause my... READ MORE
I am having my surgery out of town and will be flying back home about 12 days post-tummy tuck. Does flying adversely affect the results in any way?... READ MORE
My Mother Did Abdominoplasty 2 Months Ago, Every Otherday We Have to Go to Her Surgeon to Remove Fluid Retention by Syringe?
Some of her stitches do not heal completely and we have to use sea sorb & comfeel to make them close and the doctor did the surgery by removing 8... READ MORE
I plan to get a Tummy Tuck and liposuction once I retire in the spring. Becuase I tend to retain water and bloat easily I want to where my post... READ MORE
Will Being Quite Bloated in the Abdomen (Water Retention) Affect the Outcome At All of a Full Tummy Tuck Surgery?
Hi, I have Crohn's Disease and I recently started taking Pentasa. The problem is this medicine has caused me to become quite bloated (due to water... READ MORE
I had a full TT with lipo 3.5 weeks ago. 5 days post-op I weighed 15 lbs LESS than my pre-op weight. In the past 2 weeks my weight has crept up, now... READ MORE
9 months post op Tummy tuck. How long do you feel numbness in the abdominal area below the belly button?
First of all how long do you feel numbness in the abdominal area below the belly button? How can i distinguish if it is water retention in my... READ MORE
My dr is abroad. Need a dr to help me in London Se9 READ MORE
I recently got a TT and lipo (4 days ago). My tummy tuck wasn't a perfect experience. The PS only put in one drain. Im not sure if this is normal.... READ MORE
I am 21 days post op. I had a full tummy tuck with lipo suction to flanks and back. I have severe water retention in my belly. Since 11 days post op... READ MORE
6 months post-op TT with Lipo and recently have become bloated w/ water retention. Possible I have fluids building up?(photo)
My PS released me from all restrictions 3 months ago and said if stomach begins bloating use my girdle. Last 3 weeks I have had to use it nightly and... READ MORE