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MaumeeMG - 12 Weeks Post-Op - Updated Review & Pics

I'm 40 years old, 5' 7" and 150 lbs. I have 4 children ages 3, 5, 15 and 21. On January, 9, 2012 I will have a TT with lipo to flanks and muscle repair, ventral and umbilical hernia repairs, along with breast lift with slight reduction to left breast. I had my first child at 19 and gained only 22 lbs. I easily returned to my pre-baby shape and wore a bikini the following... READ MORE

Questions from MaumeeMG

How Will Hernia Repairs (Ventral/umbilical) Affect my Recovery After TT and Breast Lift? How Can I Prevent Hernia Recurrence?

In January I will have a full TT with lipo to flanks and muscle repair (1-2” diastasis), and a breast lift. I’ll also have two hernias repaired: ventral and... READ MORE

What is a Realistic Expectation for Belly Button Scar After Full TT with Abdominal Hernia Repair?

I am getting a full TT with an umbilical hernia repair. The PS mentioned the (slim) chance of the umbilicus dying due to the blood supply needing cut for both procedures. I... READ MORE

What Are the Chances of Necrosis of Belly Button with Tummy Tuck and Umbilical Hernia Repair?

I will be having an umbilical hernia repaired by a general surgeon at the time of my tummy tuck procedure. My PS has warned me there is a chance of umbilical necrosis, which... READ MORE

Recent comments from MaumeeMG

That is so good to hear, Pink!! Glad all is well with you. It has been a LONG time since I've been on RS and I've been missing my gals. :) Happy to hear you are happy and all is well!!   READ COMMENT

Jus - you did it!! I've been away from RS for a while but I'm back trying to catch up with everyone's stories and progress. I remember when you had your lipo and were anticipating your tt. How are you feeling? How far po are you now? I... READ COMMENT

It does, Trabay - I was surprised at how far the pubic region "migrated" up in meeting the incision line. I feel like I need to have some electrolysis done or something! READ COMMENT

Hi! Long time no talk! I need to update my profile - haven't in 3 months. My friend asked me about this site and I thought I'd check back in.   I'm feeling pretty good - still some twinges in my muscle repair (while doing... READ COMMENT

Hey lisee!! Do you know what dates in August? Looking forward to seeing you! READ COMMENT