Also known as abdominoplasty. Surgically removes the excess skin and fat that lies between the umbilicus and the overhanging skin (or to a cesarean scar) from the abdominal area. Depending on the needs of the patient, the muscles of the abdominal wall are tightened.
THREE TO FOUR HOURS HOURS
Swelling, minimal bruising.
Bleeding, Infection, Scarring, Seroma Formation
In five to seven days. Final results may take some time till the swelling decreases. Avoid strenuous activity for four weeks. Usage of pressure garment after surgery if liposuction is done.