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Joliet, IL

I had a lower bleph. done 7wks. ago. Is it common to still have swelling that looks like a fat pocket?

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Plastic surgeon
Miami, FL
United States
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December 15, 2010 3:37 AM

It would have been nice for a posted photo. But it still could be swelling or residual fat pads. Seek a second opinion. From MIAMI DR. Darryl J. Blinski, 305 598 0091 (more)
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Torrance, CA
United States
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  You should be able to detect a difference
February 26, 2009 8:58 AM

Although complete healing from surgery takes several months, at 7 weeks you should be able to tell the difference between swelling and fat. Your surgeon should be able to evaluate you and (more)
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Bremen, UT
United States
  Ask your Doc if you have Malar Bags
December 14, 2010 6:52 PM

I had the same thing done and ended up with Malar Bags. Good Luck!

Chicago, IL
United States
  Me too!
February 25, 2009 4:01 PM

I seem to be having the same experience. Search for my photo under DDC38 (No password required} The swelling is at the bottom of where the bag used to be



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