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What are the dangers/side effects of tummy tucks (witch hazel)?
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Dr. Tom Pousti
Surgery - Plastics
In brief: Many.
Some of the many risk/potential complications associated with tummy tuck surgery include: infection, bleeding, abnormal scarring, wound healing problems, asymmetry, tissue necrosis, intra-abdominal injury, deep venous thrombosis, pulmonary embolism, and even death.
Careful selection of plastic surgeon, anesthesia provider, and surgical facility all very important.

In brief: Many.
Some of the many risk/potential complications associated with tummy tuck surgery include: infection, bleeding, abnormal scarring, wound healing problems, asymmetry, tissue necrosis, intra-abdominal injury, deep venous thrombosis, pulmonary embolism, and even death.
Careful selection of plastic surgeon, anesthesia provider, and surgical facility all very important.
Dr. Tom Pousti
Dr. Tom Pousti
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Dr. Jason Lichten
Surgery - Plastics
In brief: Always risks
Any surgical procedure carries risks, and tummy tuck is no exception.
Most commonly we talk about bleeding, infection, scarring and blood clots. The things you can do to minimize your risk is to see a board certified plastic surgeon, be honest about your medical history and expectations, and optimize your health and weight before surgery.

In brief: Always risks
Any surgical procedure carries risks, and tummy tuck is no exception.
Most commonly we talk about bleeding, infection, scarring and blood clots. The things you can do to minimize your risk is to see a board certified plastic surgeon, be honest about your medical history and expectations, and optimize your health and weight before surgery.
Dr. Jason Lichten
Dr. Jason Lichten
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Dr. Francisco Agullo
Surgery - Plastics
In brief: Safe procedure
A tummy tuck is generally considered a safe procedure in a healthy patient.
Complications include bleeding, infection, bruising, swelling, and delayed wound healing. Severe complications are rare.

In brief: Safe procedure
A tummy tuck is generally considered a safe procedure in a healthy patient.
Complications include bleeding, infection, bruising, swelling, and delayed wound healing. Severe complications are rare.
Dr. Francisco Agullo
Dr. Francisco Agullo
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