Hey all! We're sure you've already noticed that BariatricPal was upgraded on 2/6/2017. If you happen to stumble across any bugs or issues, we'd love it if you could create a topic here to notify us of the bug so that we can squash it and keep your experience as desirable as possible! Thank you!

Plastic surgery has the same risks as any surgery, such as infections, blood clots and excessive bleeding. It also has these risks:

  • Seroma, or fluid build-up, near the surgery site, that needs to be drained with a needle
  • Numbness, usually temporary, at the incision site from cut nerves
  • Scars at the surgery site
  • Dehiscence, or splitting of the stitches at the scar site
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