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Practical Tumescent Solution Infiltration Method Using Semi-Reusable Pressure Infusion Bag.

Aesthetic Plast Surg 2022 Mar 14. Epub 2022 Mar 14.

Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Bahcelievler Memorial Hospital, Bahcesehir University, Istanbul, Turkey.

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Lidocaine overdose: tumescent liposuction jeopardy.

Clin Toxicol (Phila) 2022 Mar 7:1-2. Epub 2022 Mar 7.

Department of Medicine, Division of Toxicology, Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University and King Chulalongkorn Memorial Hospital, The Thai Red Cross Society, Bangkok, Thailand.

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Severe Postoperative Bleeding Following Minor-to-Moderate Abdominal and Flank Liposuction Performed at a Day Surgery Center: A Case Report.

Am J Case Rep 2022 Feb 5;23:e934049. Epub 2022 Feb 5.

Plastic Surgery Unit, Barzilai University Hospital Medical Center, Ashkelon, Israel.

BACKGROUND Liposuction is a one of the most common aesthetic procedures. The super-wet and tumescent techniques are used most frequently. Both serve to reduce collateral blood loss, facilitate the suctioning procedure, and providing local anesthesia. Read More

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February 2022

Beyond Liposuction: Evolving Applications for Tumescent Anesthesia.

J Drugs Dermatol 2022 Jan;21(1):86-89

Tumescent anesthesia was initially developed as a safer and more effective alternative to general anesthesia in performing liposuction. Today, it is used extensively for a wide variety of surgical procedures performed by various specialties. As more surgeons have become exposed to tumescent anesthesia with its associated advantages over general anesthesia, the number of applications for this unique form of local anesthesia has skyrocketed. Read More

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January 2022

Tumescent Anesthesia: A Brief History Regarding the Evolution of Tumescent Solution.

J Drugs Dermatol 2021 Dec;20(12):1283-1287

Tumescent anesthesia, initially developed as a safer and more effective alternative to general anesthesia in performing liposuction, is used extensively today for a wide array of surgical procedures performed by various specialties. The make-up of the tumescent solution is variable, and it has evolved significantly over the past 40+ years. Even prior to Jefferey Klein’s tumescent solution recorded in his article from 1987, “The Tumescent Technique for Lipo-Suction Surgery,” there were significant contributions paving the way to modern formulations. Read More

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December 2021

Efficacy and Safety of Tranexamic Acid for the Control of Surgical Bleeding in Patients Under Liposuction.

Aesthetic Plast Surg 2022 02 5;46(1):258-264. Epub 2021 Aug 5.

Universidad Juárez del Estado de Durango, Calle Paloma No.806, Colonia Fátima, 34060, Durango, Durango, México.

Liposuction remains one of the most frequently performed cosmetic surgical procedures and its popularity is increasing every year. However, since its inception, justified concerns regarding patient safety have placed limits on the volume of fat that can be aspirated, influenced by hemodynamic fluctuations and blood loss during liposuction. Tranexamic acid (TXA) is an antifibrinolytic agent that competitively inhibits the conversion of plasminogen to plasmin, thus preventing the binding and degradation of fibrin. Read More

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February 2022

Extracellular vesicles derived from lipoaspirate fluid promote fat graft survival.

Adipocyte 2021 12;10(1):293-309

From the Department of Plastic Surgery, Peking University Third Hospital; Beijing, P.R. China.

Extracellular vesicles (EVs) are specific subcellular vesicles released by cells under various environmental conditions. Tumescent liposuction is a commonly used procedure in plastic surgery practice. In the present study, we aimed to extract EVs derived from lipoaspirate fluid (LF-EVs) and characterize them using transmission electron microscopy, nanoparticle tracking analysis, and western blotting. Read More

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December 2021

Constant Rate Infusion of Lidocaine, Tumescent Anesthesia and Their Combination in Dogs Undergoing Unilateral Mastectomy.

Animals (Basel) 2021 Apr 29;11(5). Epub 2021 Apr 29.

Department of Veterinary Sciences, University of Messina, 98168 Messina, Italy.

Tumescent anesthesia (TUM) is a technique that was initially used to perform liposuction under local anesthesia, which consists of the injection of such large volumes of local anesthetic until to produce swelling and firmness (tumescence) of the surgical area. The aim of this study was to compare the intraoperative analgesic efficacy of lidocaine (LID) constant rate infusion (CRI), of TUM, or their combination (LID/TUM) and the postoperative pain and analgesic requirement in dogs undergoing unilateral mastectomy. Twenty-four dogs were premedicated with dexmedetomidine (3 μg/kg) and methadone (0. Read More

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Tumescent Anesthesia for Dermatosurgical Procedures Other Than Liposuction.

J Cutan Aesthet Surg 2020 Oct-Dec;13(4):275-282

Venkat Charmalaya, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India.

Context: Tumescent local anesthesia is a form of local anesthesia, which is a technique in which a dilute local anesthetic solution is injected into the subcutaneous tissue until it becomes firm and tense. Originally developed to facilitate liposuction, the use of tumescent anesthesia has expanded to other dermatological and plastic surgery procedures, as well as to other disciplines, including endocrine and vascular surgeries. For infiltration local anesthesia, the conventional dosage of lidocaine is up to 4. Read More

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Safety of Tumescent Liposuction Under Local Anesthesia in 9,002 Consecutive Patients.

Dermatol Surg 2021 05;47(5):e184-e187

White House Center for Liposuction, Zurich, Switzerland.

Background: Liposuction has become one of the most popular aesthetic procedures today. Among the different anesthesia methods, tumescent local anesthesia (TLA) has been shown to be the safest. Liposuction is typically performed as an outpatient procedure under minimal oral sedation and without the need for any intravenous (IV) fluid administration. Read More

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Use of Tumescent Anesthesia in Surgical Excision of Gynecomastia.

Surg Innov 2022 Feb 8;29(1):22-26. Epub 2021 Apr 8.

Department of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, 35470INHS Asvini, Mumbai, India.

Gynecomastia, benign enlargement of the male breast is the most common breast pathology amongst males. The most widely used modality of treatment is liposuction under general anesthesia. To date however there is no published study that specifically addresses to use tumescent anesthesia & use of tranexamic acid in it for excision of gynecomastia. Read More

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February 2022

Stromal vascular fraction and emulsified fat as regenerative tools in rejuvenation of the lower eyelid area.

Dermatol Ther 2021 05 21;34(3):e14937. Epub 2021 Mar 21.

Regenerative Medicine, Munich Medical Esthetic, Munich, Germany.

In the lower eyelid area, dermal melanocytosis, fine lines, skin atrophy, dryness, and loss of subcutaneous fat tissue represent the initial signs of aging. Beside the addition of volume, adipose tissue injections can also improve pigmentation and skin texture. Clinical studies of simultaneous stromal vascular fraction (SVF) and emulsified fat transfers have not been reported so far. Read More

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High Volume Liposuction in Tumescence Anesthesia in Lipedema Patients: A Retrospective Analysis.

J Drugs Dermatol 2021 03;20(3):326-334

Background: Lipedema is a chronic, progressive disease that occurs almost exclusively in women and leads to pathological, painful fat growths at the extremities. Only symptomatic therapy can be offered since the etiology of the disease has not yet been clarified. Liposuction in tumescent anesthesia has established itself as a surgical treatment method of choice. Read More

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Rest/stress intradermal lymphoscintigraphy in diagnosis of lipedema.

World J Nucl Med 2020 Oct-Dec;19(4):376-381. Epub 2020 Jun 27.

Centre for Surgical Treatment of Lymphedema, Dipartimento Salute della Donna, del Bambino e di Sanità Pubblica, UOC Chirurgia Plastica, Fondazione Policlinico Universitario "Agostino Gemelli" IRCCS, Rome, Italy.

Lipedema is a chronic and progressive disease characterized by a symmetrical and bilateral swelling of the lower extremities. In general, the feet are not involved. Lipedema is believed to affect nearly 1 in 9 adult women worldwide. Read More

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Saline in dermatologic surgery.

J Cosmet Dermatol 2021 Apr 22;20(4):1346-1347. Epub 2021 Feb 22.

Dermatological Surgery & Laser Unit, Guy's Hospital Cancer Centre, St John's Institute of Dermatology, Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK.

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[Liposuctions in the ambulatory setting].

Handchir Mikrochir Plast Chir 2021 Aug 1;53(4):400-406. Epub 2021 Feb 1.

Sana Klinikum Hameln-Pyrmont, Plastische und Ästhetische Chirurgie, Handchirurgie.

Background:  Liposuctions are among the most frequently performed operations in plastic surgery worldwide. They are offered as inpatient as well as outpatient procedures. In the outpatient setting, tumescent anaesthesia is used in various forms. Read More

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Local Infiltration of Tranexamic Acid (TXA) in Liposuction: A Single-Surgeon Outcomes Analysis and Considerations for Minimizing Postoperative Donor Site Ecchymosis.

Aesthet Surg J 2021 06;41(7):NP820-NP828

Division of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Rochester, MN, USA.

Background: Tranexamic acid (TXA) has gained increasing recognition in plastic surgery as a dependable adjunct capable of minimizing blood loss, ecchymosis, and edema. To date, there have been limited data on the utilization of TXA to mitigate liposuction donor site ecchymosis.

Objectives: The authors sought to investigate whether infiltration of TXA into liposuction donor sites safely reduces postoperative ecchymosis. Read More

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Refined tumescent liposuction-curettage with pruning in small incisions for treatment of axillary bromhidrosis.

Dermatol Ther 2021 01 11;34(1):e14690. Epub 2021 Jan 11.

Department of Plastic Surgery, Sir Run Run Shaw Hospital, Zhejiang University School of Medicine, Zhejiang Province, Hangzhou, China.

Axillary bromhidrosis is a widespread social problem in our society. Various modalities have been developed for the destruction or removal of the apocrine sweat glands to eliminate underarm odor. However, conventional surgical treatments often result in a high complication rate and frequent recurrence. Read More

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January 2021

Shear Force Processing of Lipoaspirates for Stem Cell Enrichment Does Not Affect Secretome of Human Cells Detected by Mass Spectrometry In Vitro.

Plast Reconstr Surg 2020 12;146(6):749e-758e

From the Department of Plastic, Hand, and Reconstructive Surgery, University Hospital Regensburg; the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Ostbayerische Technische Hochschule Regensburg; and the Institute of Functional Genomics, University of Regensburg.

Background: Lipofilling is one of the most often performed surgical procedures in plastic and reconstructive surgery. Lipoaspirates provide a ready source of stem cells and secreted factors that contribute to neoangiogenesis and fat graft survival. However, the regulations about the enrichment of these beneficial cells and factors are ambiguous. Read More

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December 2020

Differentiation potential and mRNA profiles of human dedifferentiated adipose cells and adipose‑derived stem cells from young donors.

Mol Med Rep 2021 01 17;23(1). Epub 2020 Nov 17.

Department of Plastic Surgery, Peking University Third Hospital, Beijing 100191, P.R. China.

Dedifferentiated adipose cells (DAs) and adipose‑derived stem cells (ADSCs) are two of the primary types of stem cells derived from adipose tissue, which have been reported to possess similar characteristics, but also exhibit unique phenotypic and functional advantages. However, several reports have described inconsistent results regarding their differences in multilineage differentiation function. Moreover, to the best of our knowledge, there are no studies assessing their myogenic ability, or the differences in the transcriptome between the two cell types derived from lipoaspirates via tumescent liposuction from the same donors. Read More

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January 2021

Second Generation Radiofrequency Body Contouring Device: Safety and Efficacy in 300 Local Anesthesia Liposuction Cases.

Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open 2020 Sep 24;8(9):e3113. Epub 2020 Sep 24.

body SCULPT, Inc., LLC, New York, N.Y.

Background: Suction-assisted lipectomy has undergone significant improvements in technique, outcomes, and safety. The local anesthetic option has an excellent safety profile, and energy-based modalities such as radiofrequency-assisted liposuction (RFAL) devices were developed to enhance soft-tissue contraction. The purpose of this study was to report a single center's experience with two surgeons using the second-generation RFAL device compared with the first-generation device in terms of safety and efficacy. Read More

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September 2020

Iatrogenic sciatic nerve injury during liposuction and fat tissue grafting: a preventable surgical complication with devastating patient outcomes.

Patient Saf Surg 2020 23;14:40. Epub 2020 Oct 23.

Department of Surgery, American University of Beirut Medical Center, P.O. Box 11-0236, Riad El-Solh, Beirut, 1107 2020 Lebanon.

Background: Liposuction and autologous fat transplantation represent widely used techniques in plastic surgery to correct or enhance contour irregularities in the face and body. While these techniques are assumed to be safe, liposuction and fat grafting impose a hidden risk for serious preventable surgical complications and adverse patient outcomes. We hereby report two cases of iatrogenic sciatic nerve injury and provide recommendations on how to prevent this serious surgical complication. Read More

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October 2020

Efficacy of Topical Tranexamic Acid (Cyclokapron) in "Wet" Field Infiltration with Dilute Local Anaesthetic Solutions in Plastic Surgery.

Aesthetic Plast Surg 2021 02 13;45(1):332-339. Epub 2020 Oct 13.

College of Medicine, Ajman University, Ajman, United Arab Emirates.

Background: Surgical bleeding may lead to the need for blood transfusion and minimizing blood loss has been a basic principle followed by surgeons for generations. Antifibrinolytic agents are widely used to reduce perioperative haemorrhage. The present study sought to assess the efficacy of directly infiltrated tranexamic acid in ameliorating bruising in participants undergoing cosmetic plastic surgery (liposuction). Read More

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February 2021

Plastic Surgery and Cosmetic Procedures: Liposuction and Nonsurgical Fat Reduction Procedures.

Authors:
Tam T Nguyen

FP Essent 2020 Oct;497:23-26

Washington Township Medical Foundation, 2500 Mowry Ave #255, Fremont, CA 94538.

Liposuction and nonsurgical fat reduction modalities (ie, body contouring) are among the most commonly performed cosmetic procedures in the United States. Liposuction is an invasive surgical procedure in which adipose tissue is dislodged and suction is used to remove it. The procedure originally was performed with a regional nerve block or general anesthesia; a tumescent technique for local anesthesia now is used. Read More

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October 2020

Cause and management of lipedema-associated pain.

Dermatol Ther 2021 01 12;34(1):e14364. Epub 2020 Oct 12.

Department of Dermatology and Allergology, Städtisches Klinikum Dresden, Academic Teaching Hospital of the Technical University, Dresden, Germany.

Lipedema is a painful, underdiagnosed adipose tissue disorder, characterized by symmetrical swelling of the extremities due to subcutaneous fat deposition in the buttocks, thighs, legs, and arms, sparing the most distal part of the extremities. Although etiology and pathogenesis of lipedema is unclear, possible role of hormonal and genetic factors have been proposed previously. Patients with lipedema suffer from pain, easy bruising, tenderness, and disfigurement. Read More

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January 2021

Evaluation of Long-Term Outcome and Patient Satisfaction Results After Tumescent Liposuction.

Dermatol Surg 2020 10;46 Suppl 1:S31-S37

All authors are affiliated with the Cosmetic Laser Dermatology, San Diego, California.

Background: Liposuction is one of the most common cosmetic surgery procedures around the world. Tumescent liposuction using local anesthesia has been shown to be the safest technique. Few long-term studies of results and satisfaction have been published on tumescent liposuction. Read More

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October 2020

Liposuction: Drains, Are They Adequate?

Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open 2020 Mar 20;8(3):e2677. Epub 2020 Mar 20.

Kasr-Al Ainy School of Medicine, Cairo University, Cairo, Egypt.

Seroma following liposuction (especially mega-sessions; more than 5 L) is a common complication that causes much distress to the surgeon and the patient. This will eventually affect the overall satisfaction and patient's experience regarding liposuction. If not detected promptly, seromas can impair the results. Read More

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The Impact of Lidocaine on Adipose-Derived Stem Cells in Human Adipose Tissue Harvested by Liposuction and Used for Lipotransfer.

Int J Mol Sci 2020 Apr 20;21(8). Epub 2020 Apr 20.

Department of Immunology, University Medicine Greifswald, 17489 Greifswald, Germany.

The local anesthetic lidocaine, which has been used extensively during liposuction, has been reported to have cytotoxic effects and therefore would be unsuitable for use in autologous lipotransfer. We evaluated the effect of lidocaine on the distribution, number, and viability of adipose-derived stem cells (ASCs), preadipocytes, mature adipocytes, and leukocytes in the fatty and fluid portion of the lipoaspirate using antibody staining and flow cytometry analyses. Adipose tissue was harvested from 11 female patients who underwent liposuction. Read More

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Overcoming the Achilles' heel of orthostatic hypotension during interactive standing liposculpture.

J Cosmet Dermatol 2020 Nov 11;19(11):3000-3006. Epub 2020 Mar 11.

Department of Plastic and Anesthetic Surgery, Nanfang Hospital of Southern Medical University, Guangzhou, China.

Background: Orthostatic hypotension (OH) is a major obstacle to standing liposculpture.

Aims: To investigate the feasibility of a novel "interactive standing liposculpture" procedure under local anesthesia to avoid possible general anesthesia-related complications and overcome standing-associated OH.

Methods: A total of 68 subjects undergoing IsLipo were divided into three groups: Individuals with normal body weight (18 ≤ BMI < 23, n = 21, Group 1), overweight or mildly obese subjects (23 ≤ BMI < 30, n = 29, Group 2), and those with moderate-to-severe obesity (BMI ≥ 30, n = 18, Group 3). Read More

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November 2020

Tumescent Liposuction Combined with Power-Assisted Dermal Curettage Through Small Incisions for Axillary Osmidrosis.

Aesthetic Plast Surg 2020 06 9;44(3):849-854. Epub 2020 Mar 9.

Department of Plastics and Cosmetic, The Eye Hospital of Wenzhou Medical University, No. 270, West Xueyuan Road, Wenzhou, 325000, People's Republic of China.

Background: Osmidrosis is a troublesome disease characterized by excessive bodily malodor. Invasive surgical treatments have proven effective and permanent in treating this disease. This study sets out to evaluate the effect of tumescent liposuction with power-assisted dermal curettage for the treatment of axillary osmidrosis. Read More

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