Breast Reduction Through Liposuction

  • Michael S. Kaminer


Tumescent liposuction has revolutionized the surgeon’s ability to remove unwanted fat in a minimally invasive, outpatient procedure. Requiring only local anesthetic, in some cases with the addition of oral or intramuscular analgesia, tumescent liposuction is a superb option for many women who are interested in breast reduction.1–3


Breast Reduction Breast Size Skin Laxity Breast Cyst Glandular Component 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Michael S. Kaminer
    • 1
  1. 1.SkinCare PhysiciansChestnut HillUSA

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