Definition of liposuction
: surgical removal of local fat deposits (as in the thighs) especially for cosmetic purposes
Recent Examples of liposuction from the Web
Hoefflin also performed liposuction on the chin and waist of our now president, according to Ivana’s deposition.
The treatments include: a tummy tuck, liposuction, Brazilian butt lift, eyelid lift, Botox and fillers, the Houston Chronicle reported.
Nikisha Lewis is one of at least six patients who have died within the past year following liposuction and fat transfer procedures at Miami office surgery clinics.
A. Neck liposuction is an excellent procedure to improve the neck.
Miami-Dade County authorities say his patient, 30-year-old Lattia Baumeister, who was visiting from Chicago, died June 1 of fat clots in her lung from liposuction and fat transfer surgery, CBS Miami reports.
Miami-Dade County authorities say his patient, 30-year-old Lattia Baumeister, died on June 1 of fat clots in her lung from liposuction and fat transfer surgery.
Police say the plastic surgeon has had four complaints filed against him for seriously injuring patients during liposuction and Brazilian butt lift procedures.
Omulepu injured four women in May 2015 performing liposuction, Florida health officials said.
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Definition of liposuction for English Language Learners
medical : a kind of surgery that removes fat from a person's body
Medical Definition of liposuction
: surgical removal of local fat deposits (as in the thighs) especially for cosmetic purposes by applying suction through a small tube inserted into the body—called also suction lipectomy
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