One common body contouring surgery is the removal of the excess of skin at the anterior abdomen, as well as repairing the weakness of the abdominal muscles due to widening of the linea alba tendon.
Some patients may be candidates to only remove the hanging suprapubical apron without further actions on the abdomen, no subcutaneous undermining of the anterior abdominal wall and no muscular repair, just the resection of the skin falling off the limits of the abdominal frame; this is accomplished by means of a wedge resection of a skin and fat island located between the suprapubical natural crease and its correspondence at the anterior side of the hanging apron, with an incision spanning from one hip to the other hip following the suprapubical crease and its lateral extensions.
Advantages of this technique are its simplicity, low risks, short surgical time, limited invasiveness, moderate aggressiveness, controlled costs, early hospital discharge, slight postoperative pain, quick recovery and an optimal benefits and risks ratio.
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