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Flying after liposuction

Is flying immediately after liposuction dangerous? Does it increase one's risk for blood clots? If so, how long should a healthy 37 year old wait before flying? Thanks!

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Plastic surgeon
Tijuana, Mexico
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June 4, 2010 8:33 AM

I agree with the previous answer, also you need to consider how long the flight takes. (more)
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Plastic surgeon
Miami, FL
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June 2, 2010 4:02 AM

There are MANY variables to determine if IMMEDIATE flying afer lipo is a increased risk. Like amount of lipo in liters to be removed, which type of anesthesia?, type of lipo?, using a PS (more)
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