Location: Hannibal MO
Member since 11/10/2013


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Reviews & Stories

One Week Post Op Tummy Tuck - Columbia, MO

I am 35, one week post op and feeling pretty good. I am 5'6 and weighed about 165...I was told the Dr. took a little over 5 lbs off...yikes! The first day was bad due to being sick from anestisia and pain meds. Throwing up after a TT is NOT fun, but really this was my only issue. I do think I have a high tolerance for pain, but so far it has not been bad, I have not taken pain meds since... READ MORE

Questions from Shrycan

Infection after TT and packing an open the swelling normal or a bigger problem? (photo)

I had a TT on 11/5. Had drains for 2 wks, after removal I got a staph infection. My PS cleaned me out, and put in a new drain, was in for 5 dys and I pulled it out in my sleep.... READ MORE

Recent comments from Shrycan

WOW!! Keep it up girl you look great. I am impressed with how little your belly button is...mine looked like a dinner plate...LOL READ COMMENT

Ok, I posted this before I actually saw your pictures! WOW, I in NO way had a similar experience...just an infection. Glad you are on the mend and hope to continue seeing updated pictures! Take care READ COMMENT

I had a very simar situation...glad to hear you are doing well! READ COMMENT

Best of will do great! I had drains for 2 weeks and had one drain on each hip. I have 3 children, none by c-section, so I cannot compare there. I honestly did not think it was that bad...more uncomfortable than anything. ... READ COMMENT

Good luck to you! you will be so pleased. I too am 5'5 and starting weight about it is nice to have someone to compare to. After surgery I was down to 157 and have slowly been taking more off...very slowly ;) Good luck!! READ COMMENT