Can you get Lymphedema from fat injection?
Fat Injection in Thighs?
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Lymphedema from fat injection in thighs?
You cannot get lymphedema from fat injection in the thighs. I have never heard of this. Lymphedema results from blockage of lymph flow, which in the thigh is situated on the inner thigh. You should definitely talk to your surgeon about your concerns. Best of luck!
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