"Abdominoplasty" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Surgical removal of excess abdominal skin and fat and tightening of the ABDOMINAL WALL. Abdominoplasty may include LIPECTOMY of INTRA-ABDOMINAL FAT, tightening of the ABDOMINAL MUSCLES, and re-creation of the UMBILICUS.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Abdominoplasty" by people in Profiles.
Abdominal skin tensile strength in aesthetic and massive weight loss patients and its role in ventral hernia repair. BMC Surg. 2019 Jun 26; 19(1):68.
Does the Addition of Progressive Tension Sutures to Drains Reduce Seroma Incidence After Abdominoplasty? A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Aesthet Surg J. 2017 Apr 01; 37(4):440-447.
Effect of Tissue Adhesives on Seroma Incidence After Abdominoplasty: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Aesthet Surg J. 2016 Apr; 36(4):450-8.