Location: Pittsburgh, PA
Member since 3/5/2011


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Questions from Goonies3

1 Week Post Op and Belly Button is Dark Red/black?

I am 8 days post op after full tummy tuck. I've had 2 appointments with the PA this week and both times he has expressed concern about the "darkenss" of my belly... READ MORE

Electric-like Pain Under Arm After Breast Lift and Aug.

I am 17 days post op after a full tummy tuck with hernia and muscle repair, breast lift and augmentation. I have been having pains under my right arm for the past 5 days which... READ MORE

Recent comments from Goonies3

WARNING: Totally weird post coming...Ms G - I posted before how much I LOVE your one piece suit. I'm totally bummed that Vicky's isn't selling that one anymore and I can't find that one (with the belt) anywhere. If you ever want to... READ COMMENT

Wow Sportyboysmom, you pulled your own drain?! That amazing! Those suckers are really far in there. And I swear one of mine felt as if it had taken root in there. The PA who took both of mine out looked like he was starting a lawn... READ COMMENT

Thank you AraMinna. I appreciate your input. I didn't know it could be re-done. I thought it sounded reasonable but wasn't sure. It's good to know someone else has been through this with good results. :) READ COMMENT

I am freakin out over my belly button! Had two post op visits this week (6 & 8 days) to get both drains removed and both times the PA indicated concern. He said it's "dark" and said to keep an eye on it. He said he would usually not... READ COMMENT

Mayela72 - I've only woken up to being "folded" once. The panic stricken scream (well as much as you can scream with your tummy muscles shredded) pretty much scared them away. Haven't had that happen since. Although my 2 year old's... READ COMMENT