It is recommended to abstain from smoking at least two weeks before the procedure,
as well as to avoid to take
anticoagulative medication or for circulation for
two weeks and anti-inflammatory as aspirin, Naxen, Ibuprofeno at
least one week
before the surgery.
This procedure is realized under regional anesthesia with blockade in the back
or general anesthesia.
The target of the surgery is to eliminate the surplus of oily textile under the
skin in the places where it is excessive,
as well as to shape the aesthetic form
of the body preserving the circulation and sensibility of the skin, this achieves
by means of the insertion of cannulas or special pipes across small incisions
from 5 to 8 mm in strategic places, by
means of these cannulas there is extracted
the fat that is treated previously with the injection of special solutions to
soften the fat and to diminish the bled one, in some occasions it is asked from
the laying of drainage pipes, and the
wounds are sutured. Later the fat is processed
obtained to clean it and to divide it and later to inject it into the places
it is necessary to have landfill. The areas more commonly treated are expensive,
a neck, arms, back,
abdomen, glúteos and thighs.
If the procedure is of small areas located it will be possible to handle like
ambulatory, nevertheless if the treated area is of certain extension 48 we
from hospitalization by 24 hrs, after this time your discharge will be
if it is in condiciónes of continuing your recovery in house,your first
review to the office, which will be to the 3 to 4 days, time for which it
value the drainage retirement.
The following visit will be two weeks to evaluate the evolution, to withdraw
the stitches and to do the pertinent recommendations as for the care of the
later the reviews will be every two to four weeks up to completing three
of the surgery.
The time of recovery to do daily activities in house will be four to six days,
for labour activities it will be one to two weeks and to do exercise and
more extenuantes will be until the month. The time to evaluate the
without information of inflammatory process and with the
maturation of the scars
it will be six months later.
We will recommend you a series of cares after the surgery, certainly
recommended a diet without irritants and discharge in proteins and
of the wounds is recommended, there will be indicate you the
use of a special
strip by six to eight weeks, as well as to take medicines
antibiotic, we will indicate you take care of the skin
and the scars by means
of massages and special creams for it. It is
possible that it asks from the handling
with special massages during you
4 - 5 hrs.
24 - 48 hrs.
7 - 10 days
10 - 15 days
3 - 4 days
6 - 8 weeks
4 - 6 days
1 - 2 weeks
The surgical and anaesthetic risks always exist, the possibility of incidents
during the surgery depends on diverse
factors, like age, general state of health,
presence of chronic - degenerative illnesses as diabetes, hypertension,
illnesses, anemia, etc; duration of the surgery, and factors as ingestion of medicines
earlier mentioned or
nicotinism; we determine these risks in the evaluation preoperatoaria
and with the analyses and pre-operative
studies, if we detect some anomaly that
increases these risks we will inform you, as well as the possibility of not
the surgery if these risks are very high.
The most frequent complications are: Asymmetries, aberrations, Haematoma, seroma,
infection, necrosis of skin,
reabsorption or calcification of the injected fat,
etc. your surgeon will explain you and will clarify any doubt with regard
The anaesthetic complications are slightly possible in healthy persons, the incidence
of complications is minor
with the local anesthesia that with the general anesthesia
and they are in direct relation with the time of anesthesia,
for what the risks
increase lightly if the time of surgery increases on having done several surgeries
in the same
procedure, these complications can be from reaction anafiláctica,
chock up to hipoxia cerebral and death,
nevertheless the above mentioned present
to themselves with very small frequency from 1 to 2 of every 2000
this type. Nevertheless though you have to be informed about the risks that you
face with this surgery,
thanks to the preoperative suitable evaluation, the possibility
of satisfaction is with much, major than the risks.
DOES NOT REPLACE the personal information of your surgeon evaluation
previous of your case especially.