Procedure: The abdominoplasty is a process to reduce and flatten the abdomen, where excess skin and fat is removed.
Furthermore, they stretch and reposition the muscles of the abdominal
wall often altered by pregnancy. Often it combined with liposuction for better results.
Duration: between 2 to 5 hours.
Anesthesia: General or local.
Hospitalization: It depends on each case and the duration of surgery.
Side effects: Pain and temporary swelling, purple spots on the skin, numbness of abdominal skin for a short period. Hypertrophic scars.
Temporary sensitivity decrease.
Recovery: Return to normal activities: 1 week.
Strong activities: 4-6 weeks.
Fading of scars: 6 months.