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Liposuction - Lumps & Bumps

Lumps & Bumps Are Normal after Liposuction, Right?

Chances are, you wanted liposuction so you could get a smooth, sleek stomach. But what if you end up with lumps after lipo instead? Before you panic, know that some temporary unevenness after getting liposuction can be normal and, in most cases, will smooth out on its own. 

What Causes Lumps after Liposuction?

Lumps and bumps after liposuction or a tummy tuck with liposuction have a variety of causes, including swelling caused by fluid buildup, localized hematomas and residual fat that remains after your procedure. The good news is that in the vast majority of these cases,