I'm 3 weeks post thighplasty and circumferential body lift. Is it odd that one leg/foot is more swollen than the other?
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Swelling after thigh and body lift
- Call the surgeon who did your thighplasty and body lift.
- The garment may be tighter on one side, or you may have one side that tends to swell more but....
- infection, blood clots or other complication can cause this so call your surgeon. Best wishes.
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