Body contouring following major weight loss

J Contin Educ Nurs. May-Jun 2007;38(3):103-4.

Abstract

Body contouring is a highly specialized and quickly growing field of plastic surgery. This article describes some of the types of body contouring surgery individuals who have experienced massive weight loss may seek.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Abdomen / surgery
  • Arm / surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery / adverse effects*
  • Dermatologic Surgical Procedures*
  • Humans
  • Lipectomy / methods*
  • Mammaplasty
  • Obesity / surgery*
  • Patient Selection
  • Thigh / surgery
  • Time Factors
  • Weight Loss*