Lipectomy + Body Lift Q&A
I was just reading where a poster on Real Self had a Belt Lipectomy; and as i read, it said it deals with the lower part fo the body (buttocks,... READ MORE
I wanted my buttocks lifted because a doctor over-liposuctioned them but I needed my belly, hip adipose and front upper thigh prominence to suspend... READ MORE
I had a abdominal lipectomy to remove the excess skin and reposition my belly button. Im wondering is it normal to still have swelling after being 6... READ MORE
I'm 5 weeks out of Lower Body Lipectomy and I'm feeling swollen around my belly area lately. Is this normal?
Im 5 weeks out of Lower Body Lipectomy and Im feeling swollen around my belly area lately. Is this normal? It feels tight and almost like Im wearing a... READ MORE
I am looking into getting surgery from losing almost 200 pounds. I have loose skin on my entire stomach (including my upper stomach) , my sides and... READ MORE
A circumferential belt lipectomy was counter productive for my issues of overliposuction to thighs and buttocks. Too much belly inner leg and side... READ MORE
No lipo. No fat. Just approx 5" loose skin all around. No massive weight loss. 5'6..98lbs. Worst is saggy butt. Do I need a walker? Thanks! READ MORE
Hi i am a healthy patient, 25 years who had a belt lipectomy 10 days ago. Currently, i am not using any prophylaxis for blood clots besides walking... READ MORE
What is the differance between belt lipectomy and trunkoplasty? And what is thirer complication? Can i go back back to my notmal activity after 5 weeks ? READ MORE
Can my body get shape with a 360 belt lipectomy? I have lost 160 pounds with gastric bypass, I'm 2 years post op (Photo)
Can my body get shape with a 360 belt lypectomy? I have lost 160 pounds with gastric bypass, im 2 years post op. Would I have a waist I dont want to... READ MORE
How is this possible? Wont you put strain on your incisions and possibly cause them to open up or develop other wound related complications? READ MORE
What would the DVT/PE risk % be for a 25 year old, healthy patient, undergoing a belt lipectomy in a hospital setting?
While only Using SCD during surgery. What percentage would the risk be? READ MORE
Lots of fluid in drains. When does this get better? Continue muscle relaxer around the clock, pain comes and goes (Photo)
150 lbs weight loss. Using arnica gel and medihoney dressings on all wounds.2 days post op. Belt lipectomy, arm lift. Is it good to drain lots of... READ MORE
Where and how should a belt lipectomy be buckled if you have posterior pelvic tilt/lordosis and front upper thigh prominence? I used to have shared... READ MORE
If you score a 2 on Caprini DVT Scale & you use SCDs during your 5 hour Belt lipectomy, how much % does your DVT risk go down?
If your surgeon uses sequential compression devices only during your surgery and you score a 2 on the caprini risk assessment, how much percentage... READ MORE