I had a tummy tuck in 2001 and have had serious gastric problems since. Over the past year I have put on an extreme amount of weight and have had several tests run to find no obstructions. My food does not digest properly and I vomit frequently. I have also been on several diets with NO success. It seems impossible for me to even lose a pound. Could the tummy tuck have caused this issue or is it something else?
It doesnât seem likely that plastic surgery can cause obesity and digestive problems. Further, you canât become overweight if you are experiencing digestive problems (frequent vomiting and âimproper digestionâ). You'll need a few medical examinations (a physical examination, blood examinations, gastroscopy, and abdominal ultrasound) to identify the problem.
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