Patient I: This is a 46-year-old female patient after three pregnancies with divarification of the recti and fat flap. Doubling of the fascia was carried out in addition to the skin/fat resection and repositioning of the navel.
Twelve months after the operation. Normal wound healing, good contouring of the abdomen and hips.
Patient II: This is a 49-year-old female patient following substantial weight loss (40 kg).
Twelve months after the operation. Healthy scar.
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Thigh and Buttock Lift 3
■ Anatomical Overview 124,125 -=
■ Instruments 126 i
■ Duplicate Patient Information 130
■ Preliminary Examinations 130
■ Photographic Documentation 130 o ■ Surgical Planning 131
■ Positioning, Disinfection 132 o ■ Tumescence 132
■ Incision of the Skin 134 ° ■ Preparation 134
■ Deep Dissection and Hemostasis 136
■ Definition of Resection Boundaries 136
■ Skin Resection 138
■ Fixation Suture on the Pubic Bone with 2.0 Monocryl 138
■ Second Fixation Suture on the Inguinal Ligament 140
o ■ Deep Wound Closure and Insertion of a Redon Drain (no. 10) 140
■ Intracutaneous Skin Closure 142 ° ■ Dressing 142
■ Buttock Lift: Positioning, Disinfection 144 o ■ Incision Line 144
o a Incision 144
° ■ Wedge-Shaped Dermolipectomy 146
■ Transverse Incision Through the Resected Area 148
o ■ Hemostasis, Deep Wound Closure, Insertion of a Redon Drain 148 o ■ Two-Layer, Tension-Free Wound Closure 150 o ■ Dressing 150
■ Postoperative Treatment: Course of Action After the Operation; Precautionary Measures 152
■ Literature to Buttock Lift 154
■ Literature to Thigh Lift 155
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