after abdomen,hips,waist liposuction.cant wear compression garment due to itching .the abdomen is unevenly bumpy and rocky with skin stretched to the max. how fast/long can i take treadmill walk at this stage?.my legs feel cramped if i walk uphill even for 2 mts.i have a 9 mth old girl, so I was never actually in bed after surgery.my stomach is more swollen now when compared to day after surgery. is that normal?
Itching, Stretched, Bumpy Stomach After Lipo. How/When to Start Treadmill? (photo)
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Complications after liposuction
It is possible to have complications after liposuction which can produce the symptoms that you are relating. These complications need to be diagnosed in person with your physician to make sure that you get appropriate treatment.
You could have a seroma (fluid collection) beneath the skin which is creating tension or pressure and stretching the skin.
You could also have fibrosis (hardening) of the tissue. This is more likely after laser liposuction or VASER liposuction and you physician can instruct you on ways to treat that.
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.
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