Abdominoplasty Combined with Cesarean Section: Discussion of the Evidence
Many women are interested in having abdominoplasty performed at the time of cesarean section. Women would like to remove the excess skin and stretch marks that form during pregnancy. Abdominoplasty has been combined with gynecologic procedures and appears to be safe. Therefore, a literature review was done to investigate the data regarding the combination of abdominoplasty and cesarean section. A literature search was performed on combined gynecologic surgery and abdominoplasty. Combining abdominoplasty with other gynecologic procedures seems to have different risks and aesthetic outcomes than when combined with cesarean section.
KeywordsCesarean Section Cesarean Delivery Excess Skin Acceptable Safety Profile Gynecologic Procedure
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