Thighplasty: improving aesthetics through revival of the medial, horizontal procedure: A safe and scar-saving option.
- Karl Schwaiger,
- Elisabeth Russe,
- Klemens Heinrich,
- Florian Ensat,
- Gernot Steiner,
- Gottfried Wechselberger,
- Michaela Hladik
J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 2017 Oct 25. Epub 2017 Oct 25.
Department of Plastic, Aesthetic and Reconstructive Surgery, Hospital Barmherzige Brüder Salzburg, Paracelsus Medical University, Kajetanerplatz 1, Salzburg 5020, Austria.
Introduction: Thighplasty is a common bodycontouring procedure, but also associated with a high complication rate. The purpose of this study was to access the outcome of the medial horizontal thigh lift as it is a common surgical technique regarding thigh deformity correction performed at the authors' department. Surgical keysteps, clinical applications, advantages and disadvantages of the procedure are shown. Read More