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Liposuction

Liposuction is a corrective methodology that eliminates fat that you can’t dispose of through eating routine and exercise. Liposuction in Lucknow is performed by Dr Nikhil Puri.

WHAT IS LIPOSUCTION
Liposuction is a surgical procedure that removes unwanted pockets of fat from specific areas of the body through small incisions, using a cannula and a suction device.
Other names for liposuction
Liposculpture
Lipoplasty
Body Contouring

AREAS TREATED WITH LIPOSUCTION
Liposuction removes fat that is typically diet and exercise resistant from areas such as:
Abdomen
Upper arms
Buttocks
Calves and ankles
Chest and back
Hips and thighs
Chin and neck


PROCEDURE
Liposuction is a surgical procedure of removal of fat from specific areas of body by a tube (cannula) and vacuum (suction device). Tiny incisions are made to gain access to the desired areas requiring fat removal. The most common procedure followed is the tumescent technique in which a solution is infused which contains numbing agents to reduce pain and agents to decrease blood loss during the procedure increasing the overall efficacy.

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TECHNIQUES
There are several techniques commonly used including the “Traditional Technique (Suction Assisted Liposuction”, “ Power Assisted Liposuction (PAL), “Laser Assisted Liposuction (LAL),” and the “Ultrasonic Assisted Liposuction (UAL).”


PROCEDURE DURATION
Duration of the procedure depends on the number of areas being treated. More than one area can be treated in one session.


ANASTHESIA
Liposuction is done under General Anasthesia. Very small areas can however be done under local anasthesia.

LENGTH
For small volumes of fat aspiration (upto 5 litres), patient can be safely discharged the same day. In cases of large volume aspirations, patient is observed overnight.

MYTHS
Liposuction is wrongly considered as weight-loss procedure. It does reduce weight due to loss of fat cells but it be scientifically wrong to consider it as a weight loss procedure like Bariatric Surgery.
Liposuction doesn’t improve cellulite dimpling or other skin surface irregularities. Likewise, liposuction doesn’t remove stretch marks.

POSSIBLE SIDE EFFECTS
Temporary bruising, swelling, numbness, soreness or burning sensations.

RISKS
Infection, asymmetry, rippling of the skin, pigmentation changes (hypo/hyper), injury to the skin, fluid retention and/or excessive loss of blood and fluids

RECOVERY
The patient usually starts walking sometimes even the same day and return to their normal routine the next day Patient usually return to work after a few weeks depending upon the fat that is removed.

RESULTS
The effect is permanent and must be augmented with a sensible diet and consistent exercise.

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