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Prevention and Management of Abdominoplasty Complications

  • Melvin A. ShiffmanEmail author
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Abstract

Complications following abdominoplasty can occur at any time with any patient despite adequate surgical technique and patient care. These problems may cause patient discomfort, delay recovery, require further surgery, or threaten the patient’s survival. The surgeon should be aware of the possible complications, their prevention, their timely diagnosis, and their treatment. The possible risks and complications must be discussed with the patient prior to surgery.

Keywords

Necrotizing Fasciitis Polycythemia Vera Toxic Shock Syndrome Factor Versus Leiden Factor Versus 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.TustinUSA

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