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NHS Tummy Tuck

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LittleBugsMum Thu 13-Oct-11 23:58:19

I was hoping there were others on here with experience of the procedures etc..

Any one had one? Or failed to get one?

workshy Fri 14-Oct-11 00:02:29

my sis had one in lancashire 5 years ago

gp referral on the grounds that it was causing her psychological distress and she wouldn't undress infront of her partner, always wore several layers of clothes to disguse it

her body weight was at the low end of a healthy BMI and she was a gym bunny

previous history of eating disorders

18 month weight from gp referal to the op

she thinks if she went now she would get refused on funding grounds

LittleBugsMum Fri 14-Oct-11 12:22:18

Thanks Workshy. I'm in the north and I think I have a good case, it's not just for cosmetic reasons either.

I'm scheduled to see a plastic surgeon next week and can't shake the feeling I'm going to be disappointed. I feel like my life is on hold until I hear...

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