A miniabdominoplasty involves the removal of excess
skin and the tightening of abdominal muscles from below the belly button. This procedure involves a short incision made
above the pubic area.
- Tummy tuck
Treated with a Miniabdominoplasty:
A miniabdominoplasty may be performed in cases of sagging skin.
There are no comparable non-surgical alternatives to
a miniabdominoplasty. A traditional abdominoplasty is a surgical alternative to
with a Miniabdominoplasty:
A miniabdominoplasty is performed under general
anesthesia, which means that the patient is asleep and completely unaware
during the procedure.
Complications from a Miniabdominoplasty:
Possible risks following a miniabdominoplasty
include infection, bleeding, swelling, scarring and a negative reaction to the
anesthesia. It is also possible to experience fluid accumulation under the skin
and for reduced blood supply to lead to necrosis.
after a Miniabdominoplasty:
The prognosis for a positive end result following a
miniabdominoplasty is good, provided the patient is healthy.
from a Miniabdominoplasty:
Total recovery from a miniabdominoplasty takes four
to six weeks.