What is tummy tuck negligence?
A tummy tuck, or an Abdominoplasty, is a procedure where by loose skin from the stomach region is taken away to make the area appear tighter and more firm.
As with any procedure the size of a tummy tuck, which requires a lengthy period of recovery, there are always risks of complications. Some examples of these include:
- Infection during or after procedure
- Wounds not healing
- Extensive scar tissue
- Unsatisfactory result
- Severe pain
- Bleeding under the skin
- Blood clot in the lungs (pulmonary embolus)