Abdominoplasty Case Study 97

An abdominoplasty aims to remove the excess skin and fat but also aims to improve the abdominal contour by repairing the various layers of the abdominal wall. Mr Ross uses a number of layers of repair to strengthen the abdominal wall. Liposuction is frequently performed on the flanks and helps in the abdominal recontouring. The … Continued
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Abdominoplasty Case Study 98

With weight loss, there is often an excess of skin that is most apparent in the lower abdomen. However upper skin excess may also be apparent and it is important to consider the pros and cons of an abdominoplasty and a vertical scar abdominoplasty to address all the relevant areas. Often a traditional abdominoplasty can … Continued
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Abdominoplasty Case Study 96

With pregnancy, the layers of the abdominal wall are stretched and the skin is stretched. The muscles are pushed apart and the bowel contents move forward. After tightening the abdominal wall the amount of skin excess removed is from just above the pubic hairline up to the level of the tummy button. Liposuction helps to … Continued
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Abdominoplasty Case Study 95

With pregnancy, the layers of the abdominal wall are stretched and the skin is stretched. The amount of skin excess removed is from just above the pubic hairline up to the level of the tummy button. The remaining skin is dissected and pulled down. The irregularities in the skin are improved but patients do have … Continued
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Abdominoplasty Case Study 94

With pregnancy, the layers of the abdominal wall are stretched and the skin is stretched. The amount of skin excess removed is from just above the pubic hairline up to the level of the tummy button. The remaining skin is dissected and pulled down. The results seen after a few months show the improvement in … Continued
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Abdominoplasty Case Study 93

A tummy tuck strengthens the abdominal wall, allows removal of skin excess and removes excess fat. Where there is a lot of excess fat and weakness of the abdominal wall there are limitations to what can be achieved. Liposuction can be used to reduce the fullness in the upper abdomen and at the flanks. This … Continued
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Abdominoplasty Case Study 92

With pregnancy, the layers of the abdominal wall are stretched and the skin is stretched. The amount of skin excess removed is from just above the pubic hairline up to the level of the tummy button. The remaining skin is dissected and pulled down. The irregularities in the skin are improved but patients do have … Continued
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Abdominoplasty Case Study 91

With pregnancy, the layers of the abdominal wall are stretched and the skin is stretched. The amount of skin excess removed is from just above the pubic hairline up to the level of the tummy button. The remaining skin is dissected and pulled down. Often liposuction is required around the flanks to reduce the chance … Continued
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Abdominoplasty Case Study 90

A tummy tuck strengthens the abdominal wall, allows removal of skin excess and removes excess fat. Where there is a lot of excess fat and weakness of the abdominal wall there are limitations to what can be achieved. This lady is seen 3 months following an abdominoplasty showing the improvement in contour even at an … Continued
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Abdominoplasty Case Study 89

This gentleman had lost a lot of weight and although he had a very strong abdominal wall was unable to shift the excess skin. An abdominoplasty has enabled the excess skin to be removed. The scar is seen a few months after surgery and it will still take time for the scar to settle and … Continued
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