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WHAT IS LAPECTOMY

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Submitted: 10 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Deborah replied 10 years ago.
Hello,

Are you referring to lipectomy?


Liposuction, also known as suction assisted lipectomy, liposculpture, and fat suction, is a technique used to sculpt the body by removing unwanted fat deposits from specific areas of the body. These regions can include:

chin
neck
cheek
upper arms
breast region
abdomen
"love handles"
buttocks
hips
thighs
knees
calves