During back liposuction, fat deposits on the back are removed. Prior to aspirating the fat, the area is flushed with a local anesthetic and saline in order to contract the skin and blood vessels.
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Conditions Treated with Back Liposuction:
Back liposuction is utilized in cases of excessive fat deposits and fat deposits that are resistant to exercise.
Weight loss is a non-surgical alternative to back liposuction. There are no comparable surgical alternatives to the procedure.
Anesthesia with Back Liposuction:
Back liposuction can be performed with local anesthesia. It can also be performed under general anesthesia, which means that the patient is asleep and completely unaware during the procedure.
Potential Complications from Back Liposuction:
Possible risks following back liposuction include infection, bleeding, scarring, nerve damage, and a negative reaction to the anesthesia. It is also possible to experience pain, swelling, blood clots, muscle damage and blood vessel damage. Some patients experience asymmetry or an uneven surface on the back, and a repeat surgery can be needed.
Prognosis after Back Liposuction:
The prognosis for a positive end result following back liposuction is good.
Recovery from Back Liposuction:
Total recovery from back liposuction takes two to four weeks.