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Ask An Expert > Leonard Grossman Message Board > I am 2 months post op for tummy tuck/lipo. I developed a seroma about 8 days post op,due to one side of my drains not working
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I am 2 months post op for tummy tuck/lipo. I developed a seroma about 8 days post op,due to one side of my drains not working
My dr drained me several times...It has been about 3 weeks since my last aspiration. I now have alot of pain were the seroma was and alot higher now, just below my ribcage, with no swelling??? what is this


Plastic surgeon
Miami, FL
United States
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  October 26, 2010 2:51 AM

Seek immediate medical care!!!

Plastic surgeon
Baltimore, MD
United States
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Seroma pain  October 26, 2010 1:10 PM

You must see your plastic surgeon ASAP. To make sure there is no infected seroma. Sonogram will show if there is a seroma.

Plastic surgeon
New York, NY
United States
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  October 27, 2010 7:31 AM

It amazes me that some patients spend so many hours and sometimes days waiting for an answer from doctors who have not had any part in their care, instead of going over to their treating doctor's office ASAP.

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La Jolla, CA
United States
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Complications post surgery  October 28, 2010 1:49 PM

I recommend consulting your plastic surgeon since they understand what may be going on and are familiar with your case. Otherwise, seek medical attention as soon as possible if you have any issues that must be addressed now. Good luck and take care of yourself.



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