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Body Contouring After Massive Weight Loss

  • Natalie S. Barton
  • Al S. Aly
  • Gregory R. D. EvansEmail author
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Abstract

The increase in the number of bariatric surgery procedures over the last decade has led to a large number of massive weight loss patients seeking improvement in their resultant body contour deformities. In this chapter, the reader will become familiar with the typical presentation of the massive weight loss patient and the most common body contouring procedures utilized to improve their deformities.

Keywords

Massive weight loss Obesity Albumin Plastic surgery Body contouring Abdominoplasty Brachioplasty Lower body lift Lipodystrophy Belt lipectomy 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Natalie S. Barton
    • 1
  • Al S. Aly
    • 2
  • Gregory R. D. Evans
    • 3
    Email author
  1. 1.Plastic SurgeryUniversity of CaliforniaIrvine, OrangeUSA
  2. 2.Plastic SurgeryCleveland Clinic Abu DhabiAbu DhabiUnited Arab Emirates
  3. 3.Plastic Surgery and Biomedical EngineeringUniversity of CaliforniaIrvine, OrangeUSA

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