Is numbness in thighs normal after body lift?
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Numbness after body lift?
A certain degree of numbness in the thighs is normal after both body lift and tummy tuck surgery. This is usually due to nerve stretch as the body is pulled in superior direction. Congratulations on your recent surgeery and best wishes, Dr. ALDO
Normally after any surgery, some degree of numbness is expected. The larger the area that in undermined the layer the numbness. Normally this is improved with time but some areas can be left with a decrease sensation.
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