How much fat can be liposuctioned?
Liposuction, the removal of fat from under the skin, is one of the most common cosmetic surgical procedures performed by plastic surgeons.
Liposuction can be performed in the office under local anesthesia when small amounts of fat are to be suctioned from specific areas, and under general anesthesia in a surgery center when larger amounts of fat need to be removed.
But how much fat to remove?
Types of liposuction