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When super fat people lose weight they have all that loose skin. is the only way to get rid of that through surgery?

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Dr. Megan Jack
Plastic Surgery 21 years experience
Massive weight loss: Yes the only way to successfully eliminate the hanging fat that remains after massive weight loss is surgery. Surgery to remove this skin will help improve appearance, clothing fit, body contour, and hygiene as well.

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Last updated Oct 3, 2015

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