Abdomen Ask A Doctor Questions and Answers on LocateADoc.com

Feb
2002

Q&A: Could I have shingles if I have sores on my arms, stomach and thighs that leave scars when they heal?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com last summer some kind of sores appeared on my arm and stomach in the front, I have tried everything to clear them up, a friend said it was shingles, as they leave scars when they do heal, they are on ... View full question & answer >>
Feb
2002

Q&A: What can be done to repair my wife's abdomen after four c-sections and will insurance cover it?

Gregory Caputy, MD, Chief Surgeon Picture - LocateADoc.com This question is primarily for my wife. She has had 4 c-sections in the past, and now has an apron of adipose tissure over her abdomen. What is the best was to have this removed. And, do insurance company's ... View full question & answer >>
Feb
2002

Q&A: What should I do when no one seems to be able to tell me why I am having abdominal pain, especially with sex?

Daniel Potter, MD, FACOG Picture - LocateADoc.com Hello! My name is Keri Rex. For the past year and a half, I haved live with a deep pain in my lower left abdomen. The pain gets much worse while my newlywed husband and I try to have sexual intercourse. ... View full question & answer >>
Jan
2002

Q&A: What should I do if fluid has been removed from my abdomen five times and this continues?

Gregory Caputy, MD, Chief Surgeon Picture - LocateADoc.com I had liposuction done on lower abdomen on: 12/9/01. I have retained lots of fluid in lower abdomen since then. The doctor has drained the fluid (5) times and I'm still retaining fluid. She gave me ... View full question & answer >>
Dec
2001

Q&A: What should I do if fluid has been removed from my abdomen five times and more develops?

David Metzner, MD Picture - LocateADoc.com I had liposuction done on lower abdomen on: 12/9/01. I have retained lots of fluid in lower abdomen since then. The doctor has drained the fluid (5) times and I'm still retaining fluid. She gave me ... View full question & answer >>
Dec
2001

Q&A: What can I do to treat scar tissue from two abdomen liposuction surgeries?

Gregory Caputy, MD, Chief Surgeon Picture - LocateADoc.com I have had two liposuctions of the abdomen areas, the first on Jan.31, and most recent on Oct. 24. I have some scar tissue buildup from the first surgery, and am battling it now from the second. Although ... View full question & answer >>
Dec
2001

Q&A: Should I be concerned and seek immediate treatment for a rash of very small bright read spots below my rib cage and upper legs?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com I have just noticed a rash of what I believe are petechiae on my abdomen and upper legs. The rash is made up of very small bright red spots that look kind of like paint splatter; it starts just below ... View full question & answer >>
Dec
2001

Q&A: What can I do to treat scar tissue from a previous and now recent abdomen liposuction surgeries?

David Metzner, MD Picture - LocateADoc.com I have had two liposuctions of the abdomen areas, the first on Jan.31, and most recent on Oct. 24. I have some scar tissue buildup from the first surgery, and am battling it now from the second. Although ... View full question & answer >>
Dec
2001

Q&A: Will I still have stretch marks above my navel after abdominoplasty and how much swelling shrinkage will I have with breast augmentation?

David Metzner, MD Picture - LocateADoc.com Hello I'm interested in abdominoplasty. If a woman has stretch marks all over her abdomen and 2-3 inches above the navel and she has a tummy tuck, is it pretty much certain she will still have stretch ... View full question & answer >>
Dec
2001

Q&A: Will I still have stretch marks above my navel with abdominoplasty and how much swelling shrinkage will I have with breast augmentation?

Gregory Caputy, MD, Chief Surgeon Picture - LocateADoc.com Hello I'm interested in abdominoplasty. If a woman has stretch marks all over her abdomen and 2-3 inches above the navel and she has a tummy tuck, is it pretty much certain she will still have stretch ... View full question & answer >>