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Definition of the noun abdominoplasty

What does abdominoplasty mean as a name of something?

noun

  1. cosmetic surgery of the abdomen to remove wrinkles and tighten the skin over the stomach

Alternative definition of the noun abdominoplasty

noun

  1. [surgery] The surgical removal of excess flesh from the abdomen, usually for cosmetic reasons.

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Google previewAesthetic Plastic Surgery of the Abdomen (2015)

by Alberto Di Giuseppe, Melvin A. Shiffman

These patients require multiple body contouring procedures out of which abdominoplasty is the most common one.

Google previewBeauty by Design (2016)

The Artistry of Plastic Surgery by Malcolm W. Marks

An abdominoplasty is a major surgical procedure, and there can be considerable discomfort and pain after surgery, especially in the initial twentyfour to fortyeight hours. Some patients will require intravenous, narcotic pain medication in the ...

Google previewBody Contouring, An Issue of Clinics in Plastic Surgery, (2014)

by J. Peter Rubin

Abdominoplasty is the aesthetic surgical procedure associated with the greatest risk for systemic complications. INTRODUCTION Abdominoplasty is a commonly requested procedure for many reasons, including the concerns of an aging ...

Google previewBody Contouring and Liposuction (2012)

Expert Consult - Online by J. Peter Rubin, Mark L. Jewell, Dirk Richter, Carlos Oscar Uebel

An abdominoplasty is an entirely elective, cosmetic procedure. However, DVT...

Google previewAesthetic Plastic Surgery Video Atlas E Book (2011)

by Bahman Guyuron, Brian M. Kinney

Abdominoplasty is an extensive operation with potential risks and complications that need to be considered by both the patient and plastic ...

Google previewMedical Terminology For Dummies (2015)

by Beverley Henderson, Jennifer Lee Dorsey

Abdominoplasty is a surgical “tummy-tuck.” ✓ Blepharoplasty is surgical reduction of the upper and lower eyelids. ✓ Brachioplasty is surgical removal of excessive, aging skin from the upper arms (also known as “bingo wings” surgery) .

Google previewAtlas of Abdominoplasty (2008)

by Joseph Hunstad, Remus Repta

The full or complete abdominoplasty is the most commonly performed method of abdominoplasty.1 This is because the majority of abdominal contouring patients present with a combination of excess adiposity, significant soft-tissue laxity, ...

Google previewPlastic Surgery Secrets Plus E-Book (2010)

by Jeffrey Weinzweig

An abdominoplasty is a cosmetic procedure, usually involving fascial plication. Can liposuction alone be used to rejuvenate ...

Google previewCultural Encyclopedia of the Body [2 volumes] (2008)

by Victoria Pitts-Taylor

Abdominoplasty Often known by its colloquial name, the ''tummy tuck,'' abdominoplasty is a major surgical procedure in which skin and fat are removed from the middle and lower abdomen and the abdominal muscles are tightened. Complete ...

Google previewYour Body, Your Beauty, Your Safety, 2nd edition (2006)

by Dr. Joseph Gryskiewicz

An abdominoplasty is a procedure designed to tighten the sagging abdominal muscles and to give the stomach area a flatter, smoother appearance. The procedure is commonly carried out on women after they have had children. All the situps ...

Google previewCultural Encyclopedia of the Body (2008)

by Victoria Pitts-Taylor

Abdominoplasty Often known by its colloquial name, the ''tummy tuck,'' abdominoplasty is a major surgical procedure in which skin and fat are removed from the middle and lower abdomen and the abdominal muscles are tightened. Complete ...

Google previewNMS Surgery (2008)

by Bruce E. Jarrell, R. Anthony Carabasi

Abdominoplasty is the excision of excess abdominal fat and skin. In many cases, repair of diastasis rectibrought on by pregnancy or prior obesity is performed to tighten the abdominal wall. . Liposuction (suction-assisted lipectomy) is a ...

Google previewAtlas of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (2015)

by Deepak Kademani, Paul Tiwana

Previous abdominoplasty is a relative contraindication, although the procedure is technically feasible based on case reports described in the breast reconstruction literature. A superiorly based RAFF is contraindicated in patients with a history ...

Google previewThe Language of Medicine (2016)

Medicine, Medicine by CTI Reviews

Abdominoplasty is a cosmetic surgery procedure used to make the abdomen more firm. The surgery involves the removal of excess skin and fat from the middle and lower abdomen in order to tighten the muscle and fascia of the abdominal ...

Google previewAesthetic Surgery of the Abdominal Wall (2005)

by Melvin A. Shiffman, Sid Mirrafati

When a patient needs extensive skin and fat resection, muscle-aponeurotic plication and umbilicoplasty with the classic abdominoplasty is the treatment of choice. Not as many patients today need this kind of procedure, which was so popular ...

Google previewEssentials of Medical Language (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Abdominoplasty is a cosmetic surgery procedure used to make the abdomen more firm. The surgery involves the removal of excess skin and fat from the middle and lower abdomen in order to tighten the muscle and fascia of the abdominal ...

Google previewEssentials of Medical Terminology (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Abdominoplasty is a cosmetic surgery procedure used to ...

Google previewMedical-Surgical Nursing, Clinical Management for Positive Outcomes - Single Volume (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Abdominoplasty: Abdominoplasty is a cosmetic surgery procedure used to make the abdomen more firm. The surgery involves the removal of excess skin and fat from the middle and lower abdomen inordertotightenthe muscle and fascia of the ...

Google previewCore Procedures in Plastic Surgery (2013)

by Peter C. Neligan, Donald W Buck II

The vertical abdominoplasty refers to a purely vertical (Fig. 5.14). • In selective cases, the excess tissue may be utilized deepithelialized and rotated cranially for autologous augmentation of the breast as part of a mastopexy procedures.

Google previewHandbook of Ambulatory Anesthesia (2008)

by Rebecca S. Twersky, Beverly K. Philip

Abdominoplasty is a procedure that is growing in popularity and has also been identilied as carrying a high risk for postoperative fatal pulmonary embolism. Hughes" found a mortality of 3.3 per 10,000 procedures. Patients with a history of ...

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