Aesthetic Plastic Surgery

, Volume 17, Issue 1, pp 67–71 | Cite as

How to deal with abdominoplasty in an abdomen with a sear

  • Claudio Cardoso de Castro
  • Jose Horácio Costa AboudibJr.
  • Reinaldo Salema
  • Jose Gradel
  • Laci Braga
  • Rio de Janeiro
Article

Abstract

Abdominoplasty is a common procedure in plastic surgery. Reviewing 150 patients who underwent abdominoplasty, it has been observed that 72% of the patients already had an abdominal scar. How to deal with abdominoplasty in an abdomen with a previous scar is discussed in this article.

Key words

Abdominoplasty Aesthetic surgery of the abdomen Plastic surgery of the abdomen 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Claudio Cardoso de Castro
    • 1
  • Jose Horácio Costa AboudibJr.
    • 1
  • Reinaldo Salema
    • 1
  • Jose Gradel
    • 1
  • Laci Braga
    • 1
  • Rio de Janeiro
    • 1
  1. 1.Brazil

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