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Power-assisted liposuction

Power-assisted liposuction

Power-assisted liposuction: Power-assisted liposuction is the removal of fat deposits under the skin from various parts of the body: abdomen, hips, buttocks, thighs, arms, chin, and cheeks; the narrow tube used to remove the fat is attached to a mechanical device that moves the cannula in and out of the incision quickly.

Diseases And Conditions Treated: Power-assisted liposuction

These diseases and conditions may be treated with the surgical procedure Power-assisted liposuction:

  • Fat deposits resistant to exercise
  • Excessive fat deposits

Non-Surgical Options: Power-assisted liposuction

These non-surgical medical options may be possible alternative treatments to performing Power-assisted liposuction:

  • Dieting and exercise

Other Surgical Options: Power-assisted liposuction

Surgical procedure options to consider as an alternative for Power-assisted liposuction may include these surgeries:

Anesthetic Requirements for Power-assisted liposuction

These surgical anesthetic requirements for the procedure Power-assisted liposuction may include:

  • Regional or general anesthesia

Procedure Complications: Power-assisted liposuction

Possible surgical complications of Power-assisted liposuction may include:

Prognosis for a Good Outcome: Power-assisted liposuction

The prognosis for a good medical outcome: The prognosis is good.

Power-assisted liposuction: Recovery Time

Recovery period for Power-assisted liposuction: Two to four weeks (depending on the size of the area treated).

Power-assisted liposuction: Other Names

Other names for this medical surgical procedures (Power-assisted liposuction) include:

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