What words should I know about a panniculectomy?
Drugs and/or gases used during an operation to relieve pain and alter consciousness.
Blood pooling beneath the skin.
Sedatives administered by injection into a vein to help you relax.
Also called lipoplasty or suction lipectomy, this procedure vacuums out fat from beneath the skin's surface to reduce fullness.
A drug is injected directly to the site of an incision during an operation to relieve pain.
A surgical procedure to correct the apron of excess skin hanging over your abdomen.
Stitches used by surgeons to hold skin and tissue together.