Tummy Tuck Q&A
Weak + Tummy Tuck
Hi Doctors, I'm 7 months PO from a TT and flank lipo. Could bad posture be the cause of this huge bulge? My PS told me that I have very weak... READ MORE
Iw am a 68 year old male. I am 5'11" and weigh @198lbs. I exercise regularly. I have noticed that my abdominal walls have weakened giving me a bloated... READ MORE
My wife is 1 week post-op from tummy tuck. She is still very weak and in a lot of pain. Her incision looks ok. Some redness around part of it. She has... READ MORE
I had two children within 18 months and my first was a big baby, so now my tummy muscles have separated and I have a 4cm x 4.5cm umbilical hernia ,as... READ MORE
Was told by plastic surgeon that I have weak muscle tone and not enough skin in the upper abdomen to have full tummy tuck. Was offered modified tummy... READ MORE
I had a ftt/mr/lipo of flanks 17 days ago. I am thrilled with my results and although the MR pain has subsided substantially, I still do not have full... READ MORE
I Underwent Abdominoplasty and Ventral Hernia Last 18th July 2013. READ MORE
Would a laparotomy for endometriosis and two pregnancies cause abdominal wall to weaken? How can I tell if I have muscle separation? READ MORE
I have multiple Sclerosis, I want to have surgery (TT and BA). Would you recommend surgery with my MS?
My heath issues with MS as the typical legs, can get stiff and weak but i still live, work, drive and walk without assistance on the majority of days,... READ MORE
Hi,I'm a 30 year old mum of 4 ages 7 -1.I went for a consultation yesterday for a tummy tuck and after exams,he told me that I had weak tummy muscles... READ MORE
I am currently 8 weeks po TT and lipo and I have worn my garment 24/7 as per my doctor's instructions. I would like to stop using it, but every time I... READ MORE
Spoke to cosmetic nurse and she said i might not be a candidate for a MTT.She felt my belly and said it was hard.I have exercised like forever and i... READ MORE
I am 44 yrs old and wondering if theres and insurance coverage to correct my tummy from having 3 c- sections have left me with lose skin and an hernia... READ MORE
Is it possible to have week more relaxed abdominal muscle and increased intraabdominal volume? Celiac disease negative, all endoscopy and colonoscopy... READ MORE
a tummy tuck for an obese person w/multiple abdominal surgeries - do you mean that the lopsided belly is caused by a weakened abdominal wall due... READ MORE
What causes the large basketball look in upper belly after abdominoplasty 3 years post op? Also issues after brachioplasty?
I lost 168 lbs with diet and exercise. 3 years ago I had abdominoplasty and it looked great for 9 months. After removing the compression garment my... READ MORE
6 months post op abdominal muscle weakness. What exactly does direct muscle to muscle edge repair mean? (Photo)
Hi everyone, I had a tummy tuck April 2014 I am 6 months post op and mt abdominal wall is so weak. If I tighten it it's flat. I have been trying to... READ MORE
I was told I might have protrusion secondary to weakness of your muscle fascial layer . how do i make this strong and can i make my tummy really flat ... READ MORE
Feeling very warm in tummy and head area with very weak feeling after Tummy Tuck day 6, is this normal?
Had full TT and breast Lipofilling and was doing very well no pain as such can walk and sit easily and suture healing nicely even after a day of sharp... READ MORE
6 weeks PO tummy tuck and muscle repair, my abs are so weak to support me without binder/compression garment!
I've been wearing my binder/compression garment(s) 24/7 since my operation - whenever I take it off for showers, my abdomen feels so weak and can't... READ MORE