Overview on abdominoplasty
Abdominoplasty, also known as "tummy tuck", evacuates excess fat and skin that has lost its elasticity, making it firmer, more characterized stomach area. The technique includes making a substantial incision underneath the stomach area and removing excess skin and fat from the middle and lower abdomen. Abdominoplasty is usually preferred by patients having sagging skin or by people who wish to lose weight. Women after child birth also opt for abdominoplasty to remove excess fat.
- Abdominoplasty or Tummy tuck procedure is beneficial for women who experience excess fat after pregnancy or anybody who wishes to get rid of unwanted body fat.
A person will need to spend at least 1-2 days
in the hospital.
The surgeon will recommend a patient to remain
in the country for about 3-5 weeks.
Precautions against developing deep vein
thrombosis will also be taken care of.
An abdominoplasty redefines the abdomen
and makes it firmer.
Before your treatment
It is recommended that a patient has a discussion with his surgeon before undergoing the surgery.
Smokers will have to quit smoking 2 weeks before the surgery and also abstain from it after the surgery for better recovery.
How is abdominoplasty surgeriey performed
There are two main types of abdominoplasty surgeries which may be performed, a complete abdominoplasty or a halfway/smaller than normal abdominoplasty.
A complete abdominoplasty includes making two entry points, one at the navel and one over the lower guts (two-piece line). This surgery may require the navel to be repositioned.
Abundance skin and tissue are uprooted and stomach muscles are fixed, utilizing dissolvable sutures. It might be important to have a depleting tube set up after the surgery. A fractional/small scale abdominoplasty includes making a littler cut contrasted with the entry point in a complete abdominoplasty. This kind of surgery is focused for patients who have fat stores beneath the navel.
Both surgeries frequently join liposuction as a major aspect of the strategy. When the fixing is finished, the specialist finishes the methodology by shutting the entry points with sutures.
The entire procedure takes upto 2- 3 hours to be completed under general anesthesia.
The Abdominoplasty takes upto 2- 3 hours.
Post treatment MethodologyPost procedure care
Post surgery the patient needs to relax and avoid any sort of heavy physical activity.Redness, swelling and pain after the surgery would be normal.They would eventually fade off in due course of time.
Patients are recommended to take atleast 2- 6 weeks off from work.This will allow the patient to recover and heal faster after the surgery.
A little more about Tummy Tuck/abdominoplastyNot recommended for
- Women who plan to have more children
- A person having any underlying health issue
- A person who cannot quit smoking for a few months
- A person who can lose weight through exercise and diet.
Infection, large scarring, bruising, numbness, blood clots, and a reaction to being under general anesthetic.
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