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I'm wanting to vaserlipo done on my tummy, hips and butt. I need to know my limitations after surgery?

My husband is in a wheelchair and I am the one who has to get his chair in and out of the car. Wearing the compression garments, will it be a problem if I do that only a couple days after vaserlipo?

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Recovery afte Vaser Lipo

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Thank you for your question.

I would advised you to plant a little longer time for your recovery -2 weeks on average and even after that you will need to be careful with building your physical strength. Looking after your husband will be too challenging if you not well yourself.

I our clinic we did study looking at 120 cases of our patients ans saw that on average it takes 14-16 days for bruising, swelling to subside. 

I hope this helps.

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I'm wanting to vaserlipo done on my tummy, hips and butt. I need to know my limitations after surgery?

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I think that you will likely need someone else to help during your recovery, as the strenuous nature of being the caregiver is too much for the first 3 to 4 weeks.

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