from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Plastic surgery of the abdomen in which excess fatty tissue and skin are removed, usually for cosmetic purposes.
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- n. The surgical removal of excess flesh from the abdomen, usually for cosmetic reasons.
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- n. cosmetic surgery of the abdomen to remove wrinkles and tighten the skin over the stomach
Also known as abdominoplasty, a tummy tuck removes excess fat and skin, and in some cases restores weakened or separated muscles.
Tummy Tucks: A tummy tuck, also known as abdominoplasty, is a popular form of body contouring surgery.
Procedures such as abdominoplasty and liposuction remain popular.
Many of our Atlanta area patients combine procedures, such as abdominoplasty and liposuction, to obtain maximum results.
Liposuction is, by far, the most common procedure used in body contouring Atlanta; however, a variety of techniques and procedures can be used to sculpt and shape the body such as abdominoplasty, breast lift and thigh lift.
We'll also explain how other surgeons can incorporate SAFELipo into body contouring procedures such as abdominoplasty, body lift, thigh lift, arm lift, breast reduction, breast lift, and facelift. "
The only procedures to lose favour were tummy tucks (abdominoplasty), which were down 7.5% and the pinning back of prominent ears (otoplasty), down 17%.
From 2000 to 2009, the number of men in the United States undergoing abdominoplasty (tummy tucks) more than doubled, to 4,670, according to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons.
So at the end of March, she had an abdominoplasty (tummy tuck) and inner thigh lifts to remove excess skin.
The most common procedure associated with the deaths was abdominoplasty, or tummy tuck, followed by face-lift surgery.
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