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After having gastric bypass surgery many years ago, i am
After having gastric bypass surgery many years ago, i am left with alot of extra skin on my upper arms. What is the criteria for having a brachioplasty? Also, can you explain what a lower body lift is… read more
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I am a 55 yr. old female. 5'5'' and 180lbs. History of
I am a 55 yr. old female. 5'5'' and 180lbs. History of sudden cardiac death (yep, for real). Internal cardiac device. History of two lumpectomies and a rt. breast skin sparing mastectomy using tram fl… read more
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I am pretty obese. But what I was wondering if I had a
I am pretty obese. But what I was wondering if I had a chance at getting excess skin/fat removed so I can exercise more and just move around better? Like excess skin on my inner thighs?… read more
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For an extended belly, which will more than likely have to
For an extended belly, which will more than likely have to be tucked, what steps should one take to prepare in conditioning skin or protecting against over extension of the muscles, etc ?… read more
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I am 55 and beginning the process of obtaining authorization
I am 55 and beginning the process of obtaining authorization from my health insurance for a breast reduction. My symptoms include: Height 5'4” 220 pounds Bra size 42G Back and neck pain and stiffness … read more
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I have done gastric bypass surgery and lost a lost of weight
i have done gastric bypass surgery and lost a lost of weight and kept gaining and losing the weight back and forth. I have decided that i have to achieve the weight i am most comfortable with in order… read more
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I have lost alot of weight and have extra skin on my legs. I
I have lost alot of weight and have extra skin on my legs. I have consulted two plastic surgeons and both said that they would not advise removing the skin on my legs due to the increased risk of infe… read more
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My friend, wman 51 y.o., considering to do a liposuction,
My friend, wman 51 y.o., considering to do a liposuction, she gained 20-25 Lb, 2 years ago she was 127Lb, and now anywhare 147 to 150Lb. She was never athletic but enjoys fitness but inconsistently, m… read more
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My girlfriend had a stomach bypass surgery and its going
My girlfriend had a stomach bypass surgery and its going wonderfully. she is now down over 100pounds! the problem is she has a lot of excess skin that is just hanging there. Other than having another … read more
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I am losing alot of weight and worried about excess skin is
I am losing alot of weight and worried about excess skin is there anything i can do to avoid, minimise the effects???… read more
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I am looking to get a gastric bypass so eventually I will
Hi I am looking to get a gastric bypass so eventually I will need a tummy tuck. Can you tell me the risks and percentages?… read more
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Am I too old for a tummy tuck? I'm 59 years old in good
Am I too old for a tummy tuck? I'm 59 years old in good health other than being 159 lbs at 5'3". Great blood pressure, no health problems, no allergy to drugs except codeine and penicillin, no drugs -… read more
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I am approx 60 lbs overweight. I am wheelchair bound so am
I am approx 60 lbs overweight. I am wheelchair bound so am unable to exercise to lose the excess weight although I have reduced my diet in order to do so, and have been successful in doing so. But I a… read more
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I just got the results of my pre op blood work and it said
I just got the results of my pre op blood work and it said my platelet count was***** said normal is 140-400. Last year my count was 137. Went back yesterday afternoon and am awaiting second test resu… read more
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I lost 50 pounds about 10 years ago and I have maintained
I lost 50 pounds about 10 years ago and I have maintained this weight. I am 66 years old, in excellent health,no systemic disease, still run marathons, exercise daily, and have a very healthy diet. Th… read more
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Can you tell me if a 53 year old 202 pound woman who loses
Can you tell me if a 53 year old 202 pound woman who loses 80 pounds needs surgery to take up slack or tighten skin at the weight of 122? Height is 5 feet, 6 inches tall. The weight has been on for tw… read more
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Regarding lipo and edema in the lower legs: I had gastric
Regarding lipo and edema in the lower legs: I had gastric bypass 7 years ago and lost 200 pounds. In 2006 I had 3 reconstructive surgeries to remove redundant skin and tissue. I had my thighs worked o… read more
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I'm interested in getting Plastic Surgery to remove excess fat on the lower tummy and upper arm area. I'm familiar with tummy tuck but it's not for me because of the large incision and scarring that o… read more
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