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Wilmington, NC

My PS says that he does not like to use compression garments on the arm until 2 weeks post op. Does this sound unusual?
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I had heard/read that the compression garments are needed to improve circulation and swelling. Please advise!

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Plastic surgeon
La Jolla, CA
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  Compression garments crucial post surgery
September 28, 2010 11:07 AM

Post surgery for any procedure to improve the arms, whether it is liposuction or an arm lift, compression garments or bandages are crucial and necessary to aid in the healing process. (more)
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Miami, FL
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September 28, 2010 3:03 AM

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