Purpose : To restore the body curvature and improve the contour of abdomen, hips, face, neck and limbs.
Now a days megaliposuction is also being advocated as a treatment of obesity.
Procedure : Under epidural or general Anesthesia, lot of tumescent fluid is injected into the area. A small puncture is made and a hollow tube with holes on the tip is inserted into the area. The other end of the tube or cannula is connected to high power vacuum pump. The fat is broken manually and is sucked out in the bottle with help of vacuum pump.
Recovery : Most of the people are back to work after 7 to 10 days but need to avoid strenous activity. The patient is advised to wear elastic garments for three months. The results are visible after 3 to 4 months.
Longevity : Usually permanent, if there is no hormonal imbalance. Patient is advised to maintain result by sensible diet and exercise.