Worried about risk of blood clots. Have a sotto pellet and was wondering how that would work if i wanted to have lipo.
Can You Have Lipo While Taking Hormones?
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Cosmetic Surgery and Female Hormone Supplementation
Female hormones such as Estrogens have been associated with a higher risk of blood clot formation which in turn is associated with a higher risk of such blood clots travel ling to the lungs, If at all possible you should be off Birth Control pills and estrogens supplementation for a few weeks before surgery to lower these risks.
Hormones and liposuction
your question should be answered by an endocrinologist possibly as there may be a risk of blood clots with the hormones and the surgery.
Oral hormone medications and risk of DVT prior to cosmetic surgery
I am not aware of the pellet you describe but any estrogen containing hormone supplement has the potential to increase the risk for deep venous thrombosis.
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