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How does liposuction work?

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How does liposuction work? Liposuction is the permanent removal of subcutaneous fat through suction canings. Liposuction can be done with general anesthesia or can be done with only local anesthetic; this is called tumescent liposuction. Modern liposuction involves the administration of dilute local anesthetic with adrenaline to limit blood loss to provide a safe, comfortable procedure with rapid recovery.

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