Body Lift Q&A
Risk + Body Lift
I lost 100 pounds from Lapband over 4 years ago and would like a lower body lift. Im Very scared. What are the risks? READ MORE
I have recently lost 135 lbs. and have excess skin I want removed. I want to have a 360 degree circumfrontial body lift along with a breast lift (NO... READ MORE
I had a lower body lift (full circumferential) almost six weeks ago, during which my surgeon placed four drains. Two were removed at one week, one... READ MORE
My HB count is 68. I am scheduled for a lower body lift in 2 weeks. I was asked to let my dr sign a pre-op form. I knew that he wouldnt since my count... READ MORE
I'm meant to under go a body lift(tummy,buttock,thighs) in July. Initially,I went for a lower body lift I'mquite thin from the upperbody but... READ MORE
I've Already Had a Tummy Tuck. Is It a Good Idea to Combine a Back Lift with an Inner Thigh Lift? (photo)
My has skin laxity at the back and on the legs. I'd like co combine both surgeries, but unsure of risk? READ MORE
I had my tt/mr about a 2yrs ago. My ps was very cautious when it came to the tummy tuck, I received lovenox for 5 days post surgery. In oct I'm having... READ MORE
Is There a Danger of Developing Sacral Agenesis with Total Circumferential Belt Lipectomy with Certain Pelvic Structures?
I realize that sacral agenesis usually a birth defect. 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 are the risks if I have my drains removed in a few days and they are still outputting more than 50cc?
I have had my drains in now for 17 days. I had a lower body lift, breast lift/small implants, lipo w/fat to butt. I am still producing over 50cc in... READ MORE
For a person who has lost 130 pounds and is fairly healthy. READ MORE
I am a 33 yr old female that has lost 80 lbs. I am in good health and workout 3-5 time a week, my only medical condition is hypothyroid which I have... READ MORE
Going to get a lower body lift and breast augmentation with lift. I have had a consultation that stated this would be done in two procedures. With the... READ MORE
Would you ever perform or recommend any body lift procedures for patients with Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome? (age: 27)
I've lost over 100 lbs, and because of EDS, my loose skin is a much bigger issue than for normal people. It's extensive, and tears/bruises any time I... 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
Am i still at risk to develop a hematoma? READ MORE
What do you do as a doctor to reduce the risk of a P.E in your pts. During SX? READ MORE
I have lost nearly 100 pounds through diet and exercise and I would love to undergo body shaping surgery, but I am very concerned about the... 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