Can Zeltiq Be Used over Abdominal Scars?
- Asked by sammd in Guelph, ON
- 2 years ago
Zeltiq CoolSculpting can be used over scars
Coolsculpting by Zeltiq can be used to treat areas that have scars provided there are no hernias or compications with the scar.
Web reference: http://www.thenyac.com/zeltiq/index.html
Coolsculpting over scars
Scars are a relative contraindication for Coolsculpting. This means that the physician should evaluate the scar in terms of age, size, depth, and contiguity with other structures before making a decision.
Can CoolSculpting be done over an abdominal scar.
It's a difficult question to answer with a simple yes or no since it would depend upon many factors. These would include but not limited to the location, size, maturity of the scar etc. A picture might be helpful in advising you on this matter.
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