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liposuction

a cosmetic surgical operation in which subcutaneous fat is removed from the body by suction
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LIPOSUCTION is a major operation, and most often seen as a lastchance taken by over-weight celebs and indulged rich people seeking a quick and easy way to shed unwanted pounds.
Petra Kalivodova, a 31-year-old nurse who has been working at the clinic for four years, has had a breast implant -- the most popular choice among nurses -- so she underwent liposuction for her signing on perk.
It could change your life, Liposuction is nothing new.
Nory Bobadilla, 43, a mother of five, died last Saturday, a few days after she slipped into a coma while undergoing liposuction.
In contrast, liposuction can treat a wide variety of areas, remove much more fat, and potentially create a more contoured shape.
(MD Resource), a liposuction and fat transfer systems manufacturer and distributor to supplement Innovia's existing aesthetic line with liposuction cannulas, surgical tubing, garments and the AquaVage for fat collection, the company said.
It can take one to two weeks to recover from liposuction, and patients are urged over the first five days to rest, drink fluids, keep on their compression garment, and to not shower or bathe.
During liposuction and fat grafting, there is rupture of small blood vessels and damage to adipocytes, producing lipid microfragments that reach the venous circulation and consequently cause lung injury.
If the enlargement is predominantly fatty, liposuction, where tissue is sucked out through a tube inserted via a tiny incision, is the usual treatment.
Modern liposuction techniques have evolved over the last 40 years, first with the Pierre Fournier [1] who described the dry technique in which no fluids are infiltrated before liposuction and then with Illouz who favored the wet technique.
MEDICS have issued a warning over a life-threatening condition after a woman almost died from liposuction at a Midland hospital.