Complications and risks after liposuction

liposukce

after liposuction

As with any other surgery, complication may occur even after liposuction. Although it is not very often your surgeon should inform you on the risks. Complications may occur if your body has for example a reduced healing ability. Problems with recovery may occur if you do not observe surgeon’s instructions or you take unnecessary risk, for example when visiting solarium or doing sports. The skin may very rarely show:

  • infection

  • sensitivity disorder in damaged nerves

  • skin relief irregularities

  • skin pigmentation changes

  • abnormal scar forming

  • skin burns after laser liposuction

  • subcutaneous seromas

  • skin necrosis

Liposuction is a safe method of aesthetic surgery; however, you should follow all instructions of your surgeon and inform him/her on your health state. If the surgery is performed with precision by an experienced surgeon, the complications are minimal and the result is satisfactory. The liposuction of more than one area during one session is more complicated; eventually a combination of liposuction with other surgical interventions. It is performed rarely and mostly under general anesthesia.

Published: 2009-03-30

Are you a specialist? Write a description of this procedure and attract more patients. Your description must meet our requirements and include the set information. Your name will be put on the description as the author. Take a look at the sample and read through the rules to see what's involved..
More reviews like this
  It's worth it
Fantastic care all the way through. I am just home after having Vaser at Dr Ercan's clinic in Istanbul. I have taken off my garments for a shower and my arms are astonishing - hardly any bruising... More 

Ask a Liposuction specialist

   
Specialists near you   
Other patients' procedures