I had SmartLipo MPX done on 3 areas bra rolls, hands and one knee side. Total fat removed 600cc. Currently 6 days after I develop large pink spot on my back . No fewer . Can that still be infection or skin burn or burn of tissues underneath the skin? How dangers is that ? Also I active and walking every day . Is there still chance for fat embolism or blood clot. What are the chances of serious health complication 6 days after surgery?
6 Days After I Develop Large Pink Spot on my Back. No Fever. Can That Still Be Infection or Skin Burn or Burn of Tissues Under?
Doctor Answers (2)
Check with your Doctor
SmartLipo has burn sensors, so it is unlikely to be a burn.
Small chance of fluid or early infection so check with you doctor.
Blood clots would tend to cause pain in the legs or shortness of breath.
At six days you have little major risk, This pink spot may be a minor burn that will heal . You need to consult your doctor
Web reference: http://www.drbray.com
These answers are for educational purposes and should not be relied upon as a substitute for medical advice you may receive from your physician. If you have a medical emergency, please call 911. These answers do not constitute or initiate a patient/doctor relationship.
You might also like...
Ask a Doctor
Get personalized answers from board-certified doctors. For free.