Treatment of Lipedema by Liposuction
Rapprich S; 2012
Synopsis: This is a Q&A with Dr. Stefan Rapprich about the use of liposuction for lipedema.
Abstract: QUESTIONS: How can lipedema be treated? How is liposuction (the wet technique) performed? What is tumescent local anesthesia? Which patients are suitable for liposuction? The surgery by liposuction: Which body areas can be the treated? Does Liposuction reduce the complaints of lipedema (such as pain)? How does the skin react? Can lipedema recur after liposuction? What are the risks of liposuction? What complications can occur?