Is it normal to have a swollen, hard, sore area under the chin 4 weeks after liposuction? Also, is it normal to still have no feeling in one of my ears and the sutured area behind the ears still red and crusty?
Is This Normal 4 Weeks After Liposuction?
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Hard Lump 4 Weeks after Liposuction
A lump is not unusual, but a fluid collection should be ruled out. Transient numbness due to neuropraxia may take a few months to resolve. Kenneth Hughes, MD Los Angeles, CA
Web reference: http://www.hughesplasticsurgery.com/Chin-Liposuction.php
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