abdominal lipectomy

Abdominal Panniculectomy

The excision of fat and excess skin from the lower abdomen in patients with major weight loss and loose abdominal skin folds.

abdominal lipectomy

Abdominal panniculectomy Cosmetic surgery The excision of fat and excess skin from the lower abdomen in Pts with major weight loss and loose abdominal skin folds. See Abdominoplasty, Liposuction.
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Fat embolism syndrome in a case of abdominal lipectomy with liposuction.
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Three months after his operation, he had an abdominal lipectomy as the pannus was resting on the reconstructed penis and scrotum, causing excoriation.