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What questions can you ask your plastic surgeon about your recovery from liposuction?

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Ask your plastic surgeon specific questions about what your recovery will be like, including:

  • What medications will I need to take?
  • Will I wear bandages?
  • Will I have stitches, and when will they be removed?
  • When can I exercise again?
  • Do I need to come back for a follow-up visit?

SOURCES:

American Society of Plastic Surgeons: “Liposuction.”

Mayo Clinic: “Liposuction.”

 

Reviewed by Stephanie S. Gardner on August 06, 2018

SOURCES:

American Society of Plastic Surgeons: “Liposuction.”

Mayo Clinic: “Liposuction.”

 

Reviewed by Stephanie S. Gardner on August 06, 2018

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