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Tumescent Mastectomy

A type of surgery to remove the breast. The breast is injected with a liquid mixture of salts and small amounts of two drugs. These drugs are… Expand
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2016
2016
BACKGROUND:Tumescent lidocaine anesthesia consists of subcutaneous injection of relatively large volumes (up to 4 L or more) of… Expand
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2011
2011
Background: Liposuction is increasingly performed under local anesthesia and in an outpatient setting. The term ‘tumescent… Expand
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2009
2009
BACKGROUND Laser-assisted lipolysis has been suggested to augment traditional liposculpture by improving skin laxity and… Expand
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2005
2005
Background: Liposuction, one of the most common operations performed by plastic surgeons, is not free of complications. One of… Expand
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2003
Review
2003
BackgroundConscious sedation using monitored anesthesia care can provide a clinical spectrum from relaxation to moderate… Expand
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2002
2002
Despite the advantages of using internal ultrasound-assisted lipoplasty instead of the classic tumescent lipoplasty, such as… Expand
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND Tumescent liposuction is a safe procedure for removal of subcutaneous fat tissue. Because apocrine glands are located… Expand
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1998
1998
Ultrasound-assisted lipoplasty is currently one of the newest techniques available to aesthetic surgeons. Plastic surgery… Expand
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1997
1997
background Tumescent liposuction (TL) performed according to accepted guidelines has proven to be a safe and effective outpatient… Expand
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1997
1997
background External ultrasonic tumescent liposuction represents a new application of ultrasound energy to the standard tumescent… Expand
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