tummy tuck


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tummy tuck

n. Informal
Abdominoplasty.

tummy tuck

n
(Surgery) an informal name for abdominoplasty

tum′my tuck`


n.
Informal. abdominoplasty.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.tummy tuck - cosmetic surgery of the abdomen to remove wrinkles and tighten the skin over the stomachtummy tuck - cosmetic surgery of the abdomen to remove wrinkles and tighten the skin over the stomach
anaplasty, reconstructive surgery - surgery concerned with therapeutic or cosmetic reformation of tissue
Translations

tummy tuck

n (Med inf) → Fettabsaugung fam Bauch
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Pregnancy-related widening and thinning of the belly muscles may reduce the effectiveness of tummy tuck (abdominoplasty) surgery, researchers found.
In these cases, a surgical tuck may be indicated, e.g., tummy tuck for the abdomen, arm tuck for the arms.
Kerry, 38, has spoken openly in the past about getting help from a number of weight loss aids, including investing in a tummy tuck, Herbalife and skinny injections.
"Placing implants through a tummy tuck incision, in my opinion, it's never a good idea because it's a long way to go and the chance of a complication is really high," Dr Terry Dubrow told her.
Many women seek tummy tuck surgery to restore the shape and appearance of the abdomen after childbearing.
Gray has been performing tummy tuck surgery with liposuction and NO DRAINS, which reduces fat from the entire abdomen and does not require a second operation.
HER story about having a tummy tuck on the NHS sparked a wave of criticism.
Patricia Jackson, 68, underwent a tummy tuck operation to remove excess skin following weight loss.
NEARLY 200 Merseysiders have had tummy tuck operations on the NHS in the last three years.
In comparison patients living in the area covered by Heart of Birmingham PCT had 82 tummy tuck operations between April 2010 and April 2013 and seven living in the area covered by Birmingham East and North PCT underwent the procedure.
Surgeons carried out 391 abdominoplasty (tummy tuck) operations in the region since 2010, compared to just 84 in Manchester.
A tummy tuck or abdominoplasty procedure re-contours and re-shapes unwanted excess fat and sagging skin in the abdomen region.