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Water Retention Before Lipo?

I'm retaining water because I'm 3 days away from my period BUT I'm having lipo on my inner thighs in 2 days. Will having lipo done while retaining fluid mess up the end result?

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Water Retention before Liposuction

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   Water retention due to physiologic change probably factors very little into the final result.  Kenneth Hughes, MD Los Angeles, CA

Web reference: http://www.hughesplasticsurgery.com/Liposuction.php

Los Angeles Plastic Surgeon
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Lipo and period

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Having your period should not be a problem.  If concerned talk to your doctor as well. Good luck with your surgery.

Manhattan Plastic Surgeon
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