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Can I Use a Tens Unit 1 Week After Lipo on my Abs?

my doc said use it for pain for 1 day but i wanted to know could i use it to strengthen and tighten my skin and abs

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TENS unit after liposuction is OK

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Once you are healed from liposuction and the sutures are removed, then it would be OK to use a TENS unit.  I would not use the area on the skin if it is numb, however, I would wait for the numbness to resolve first.


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