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This procedure aims to remove excess skin and fatty tissue from the abdomen, requiring in most of the time also moves to firm the abdominal wall.
Usually indicated in patients who have excess skin and abdominal distention after pregnancy, large weight gain or loss. The incision is made so as to be hidden by the swimsuit, with its variable size with the need of skin removed.
The Plastic Abdominal Surgery is usually performed under general anesthesia and requires hospitalization which can be from one to two days.
The length is about two to four hours. Drains are kept in the first days after surgery. Postoperative care includes the use of modeling girdle for a period of up to two months to obtain the best result. Postoperative care include lymphatic drainage sessions that lead to better and earlier recovery.
The tuck should not be considered a means to lose weight, but treatment of localized excess fat and skin. It may be associated with liposuction depending on the need. The guidelines on the care should be discussed in all queries for further clarification.
The improvement silhouette is observed within the first days, but the result will be perceived in a more evident way after a few weeks with the resolution of edema. The end result will be better observed after 6 months to 1 year.
Every surgical procedure carries risks that depend on the appropriate surgical care as infection, seroma, contracture, hematoma among others. All the risks and possible complications should be discussed in consultations prior to surgery. Talk to your surgeon and inquire through the videos and articles.
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These guidelines represent an overview and may change depending on the case. All questions must be fully clarified in consultations prior to surgery.
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