Body image worriedness has acquired a special importance in the past years. One may have a perfect body and a healthy state if one lives a healthy life, with an adequate dieting and continuous physical exercise. However, it can exist certain localized fattiness, hard to eliminate. In order to eliminate successfully and definitively, it is used a surgical technic called liposuction.
The appearance of certain localized fattiness in the body is quiet common. These excesses normally are located in the abdomen, buttocks, thighs and knees. But sometimes it forms underneath the chin or in the back part of the arms.
Liposuction is a surgical technique that eliminates excess fat, by suctioning specific points through fine cannulas. Extracted fat will not appear again and fat cells cease to reproduce, managing thus time lasting results.
During ante-surgical consultation will be done an exhaustive exploration and drawn a complete clinical history where all important data are registered as areas to be treated, skin quality and stretches existence.
The intervention will be with local, regional or general anesthesia depending on the areas to be treated. Inpatient-care is maximum 24 hours, but for some small treated areas.
Approximately during a month the patient has to use compression clothing and massage the treated area in order to optimize the recovery.