What factors contribute to a paunch?
A paunch or a pendulous skin fold or a protruberant belly are variations of a similar problem, i.e excess fat on the front of the tummy. The skin buckles like a hammock and forms a pendulous fold. Many times a protuberant belly is due to excess intraabdominal fat, or divarication of rectii( ventral hernia). The most common causes of this include heredity, multiple pregnancies, prior surgery, and significant fluctuations in weight or congenital spine abnormalities that affect posture.
What is actually done in a tummy tuck or lipo abdominoplasty India?
First marking is done in standing position and the amount of excess skin that can be removed is marked. Depending on the amount of skin that has to be removed, the procedure could be either a limited, modified limited, Full Tummy Tuck surgery (Abdominoplasty India) or lipoabdominoplasty of the above types. For more details of what type of procedure is suitable for you, please consult Tummy Tuck Surgeon India. Liposuction of flanks, upper abdomen, lower back is done if necessary. The excess marked skin is removed, the abdominal muscles tightened, any gap in between midline muscles ( hernia) repaired and skin closed.
Who should have it done?
Adults with the above abdominal problems, of any age who are in good health, moderately fit and overall have good muscle tone. An ideal person to have it done is one whose body mass index is near normal. They should not have any life threatening illness or medical conditions. Patients who smoke can have an increased risk of complications. Previous abdominal surgery may limit the potential results of Abdominoplasty. If you desire a tighter, flatter abdomen, then a tummy tuck may be an appropriate operation for you.