Removes stubborn fat deposits from the body that are resistant to diet and exercise with a tube and vacuum device. The liposuction
IS NOT to lose weight. There are different techniques for Liposuction, like dry, tumescent, ultrasound-assisted. It is commonly
referred to as ¨Liposculpture¨ to. Common locations for liposuction include the cheeks, neck, upper arms, above breasts, abdomen,
high and low back, buttocks, hips, and thighs. The obtained fat can be injected into the muscle to give volume increase to the buttocks hips, bubs, and calves.
Variable, greater than 3 hrs
Back to work 3 to 5 days. For do exercise 6 weeks. Make take 8 months or more to 100% recovery from swelling. The rehabilitation
with ultrasound may decrease post-operative soreness, swelling and bruising.
- Side Effects
Temporary soreness, swelling and bruising, it needs some little tubes for temporary fluid drainage from one of the incision sites in the
back for some days
- Additional Information
You will need to use a compression garments for 6 to 8 months and 10 sessions of rehabilitation with ultrasound; to give the best
results and decrease post-operative soreness, swelling and bruising.
All the surgeries have their own risks, and it could be or not presented, and it could present one or more of them: hemorrhages during
surgery and in the postoperative period immediately after surgery, accumulation of inflammatory fluid, infections, opening of wounds
and increases the risk in smokers and / or decompensated diabetics, asymmetries, irregularities, bad and / or difficulty Scarring in
smokers and / or decompensated diabetic patients, fat embolism that can lead to death, drug anaphylaxis that can lead to death.
The duration of the result depends on the care you have to increase or lose weight, exercise, etc. Sensitive to diet and exercise. The exercise can reabsorb infiltrated fat in the tissue, and lose the volume gained with the injected fat.
The surgeon makes small incisions in the skin near fatty areas and inserts a long hollow tube (known as a cannula)
which vaccums out fatty tissues. Fat liposuction, remodeling, sometimes fat infiltration is done for remodeling, etc.
- Patient Status
Liposuction requires a day hospital stay usually, if there is not complications. In case of any complications it could be longer. Extra
expenses of any complications are not included in the initial price.
its the decisión of the Anesthesiologist, it could be local, general or Epidural.