A bulging abdomen invites comments like, "it is prosperity" or "she must be pregnant". This operation is also helpful for women who have very relaxed loose abdominal skin after bearing children. It is also very effective in patients who have lost excessive weight by successful dieting but have lost hanging skin in the lower abdomen.
During abdominoplasty, the redundant fold of skin is removed. If there is excess of at, combination of liposuction is done along with the skin resection. The abdominal wall muscles are tightened to restore the lost tome. The abdomen is given a ‘Flat Stomach appearance, if possible.
This surgery takes approximately 2 to 4 hours and required general anaesthesia. The usual hospital stay is 1 to 3 days depending upon the individual’s response.