Member since 8/10/2012


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Post Weight Loss - Abdominoplasty W/Lipo - Philadelphia, PA

8/3/2012 Full Extended Abdominoplasty with Lipo. History: I've needed an abdominoplasty for a long time. I was a fat kid. In my early 20s I had lost about a hundred pounds. The damages to my skin was done. I was left with a spare tire and love handles that stayed present regardless of my weight. For most of my life I had to wear larger shirts and tucked the redundant skin. Yuck. I'm... READ MORE

Recent comments from MaleTuck

Good luck on your surgery! What I wish I knew then... 1. Know everything your surgeon plans to do to you. Be comfortable with the plan. Ask a million questions. Write them down so you remember. 2. Get your home ready before the... READ COMMENT

Thanks for the updates. It looks like you're doing great. There may be edema that seems to come and go for weeks following the surgery. I generally notice mine worse at the end of the day, but wake looking pretty un-swollen. While you... READ COMMENT

Congrats! I have a similar story, procedure and scars. My first surgery was 8/3/12 but i needed a revision about a month ago. Having the drains out will really feel like a turning point. Hang in there. You'll likely have some more... READ COMMENT

Huge edema! I had that too. Lipo creates a lot of swelling and it takes a long time (months) to go down. Talk to your PS. Good luck! READ COMMENT

I'm not sure if it's a simple cold or allergies, but my nose is all stuffed up. Today I sneezed without crying! Who knew something so insignificant would be so significant!? :) READ COMMENT