Definition of abdominoplasty in English:


Syllabification: ab·do·min·o·plas·ty
Pronunciation: /abˈdämənəˌplastē

noun (plural abdominoplasties)

  • A surgical operation involving the removal of excess flesh from the abdomen.
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    • The patient may seek consultation with a plastic surgeon for a face lift, mammoplasty, or abdominoplasty for removal of excess skin.
    • The standard abdominoplasty is a large procedure requiring two to four days hospitalisation.
    • Liposuction, tummy tuck or abdominoplasty are the types of abdominal plastic surgeries.

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