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How long will it take to recover after lipotherme?

Stuart A. Linder, MD
Plastic Surgery
Patients normally return to normal activites in a week. The swelling from liposuction may persist for 3-4 weeks, depending on the aggresive nature of the suctioning. Compression garments must be worn after the sculpting to aid in skin tightening and reduction of edema and swelling. 

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