How does the fat necrosis go away? Does this develop cancer later on in life?
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Fat necrosis after liposuction - what to expect
- You need to get your advice from the surgeon who did your liposuction.
- Fat necrosis should not be cause buttock pain, unless you had liposuction in that area.
- Fat necrosis tends to subside slowly, may need treatment and I know of no connection to cancer.
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keep close touch with your plastic surgeon and dont worry about cancer developing in an area of fat nexrosis. Id an ultrasonic decice was used, there is often more burning postop. A drug such as Lyrica can help and you may want to ask your doctor about it. Stay positive!
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