Abdominoplasty

Renee J. Gasgarth, Seth Thaller

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Abstract

This chapter describes the abdominoplasty technique. It includes the preoperative marks, elevation of the skin flaps, rectus plication, and umbilical transposition. It also describes postoperative care, complications, and surgical variations. A sample dictation is provided.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationOperative Dictations in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
PublisherSpringer International Publishing
Pages85-89
Number of pages5
ISBN (Electronic)9783319406312
ISBN (Print)9783319406299
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2016

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Keywords

  • Abdominoplasty
  • Rectus plication
  • Tummy tuck
  • Umbilical transposition

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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Gasgarth, R. J., & Thaller, S. (2016). Abdominoplasty. In Operative Dictations in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (pp. 85-89). Springer International Publishing. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-40631-2_20