I am 2 days post op i got a bbl and liposculpture. I have 2 tubes on the top of my butt. Is it a drain or what is it? (photo)

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VI am 2 days post op i got a bbl and liposculpture. I have 2 tubes on the top of my butt. Is it a drain or what is it? (photo)

Based on the photo, it is a drain tube. Contact your surgeon and follow up with the post op instructions.


Beverly Hills General Surgeon
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I am 2 days post op i got a bbl and liposculpture. I have 2 tubes on the top of my butt. Is it a drain or what is it?

They do appear to be drains.  I do not use drains after liposuction or the fat transfer to the buttocks.

Kenneth B. Hughes, MD
Los Angeles Plastic Surgeon
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Drains

They are drain tubes. Not sure why they are not connected to a bulb to collect the fluid. Best to review with your surgeon.

Steven Wallach, MD
New York Plastic Surgeon
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