A 26-year-old female asked:
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i'm 19 and i have been thinking about gettin a procedure done.. i weigh 250 lbs and i only measure 5'2 i want to get a lipo suction?

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Dr. Yun Kim
Dr. Yun Kim answered
11 years experience Family Medicine
Surgery risk: There is risk with surgery and liposuction is no different. You need to weigh the benefits vs the risks. Losing weight by eating healthy and exercising is the best way. Liposuction may help you lose fat momentarily but if you don't change your eating habits or exercise habits you will likely gain the weight right back.
Answered on Apr 15, 2013
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