Case Study 113
Surgeon: Dr. Howard Silverman | Age: 18 | Gender: Female
This 18 year old patient has lipodystrophy of the abdomen and hips. She has had no children, abdominal surgeries, or significant weight fluctuation. She has good skin elasticity and mild fatty excess of the abdomen which is resistant to diet and exercise. She underwent liposuction of the abdomen via the tumescent technique, removing 1,300 cc of fatty tissue, leaving her with an aesthetic, smooth and flat abdominal contour.