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Subcutaneous Fat Necrosis
The hypodermis, also called the hypoderm, subcutaneous tissue, subcutis, or superficial fascia, is the lowermost layer of the integumentary system in vertebrates. Types of cells that are found in the hypodermis are fibroblasts, adipose cells, and macrophages. It is derived from the mesoderm, but unlike the dermis, it is not derived from the dermatome ...Read more
Can fat necrosis spread? I had it in my hip last yr & it was left 2 heal itself, however the pain has resurfaced.
Is fat necrosis more likely if the harvested fat is just allowed to settle in the syringes before injection, rather than washing or filtering the fat?
I have fat necrosis . I need any information about treatment. I have had it since bef2006. It staarted in rt thigh..now everywher.
Interesting question: You may be having a recurrence of a previous infection and this requires immediate care. Please see your family physician or the previous specialist who treated you for this problem, now. ...Read more
How bad is a focal area suggestiv of central fibrosis within liver. Mild centrilobular cholestasis and attached fibroadiposed tissue with fat necrosis?
Depends: It is impossible to evaluate these findings without knowing the clinical setting and the results of other tests of liver function. Certainly this does not make me suspect liver cancer. If you have questions about this ultrasound finding, I would ask your doctor or your gastroenterologist. Good luck. ...Read more
Fat Necrosis: Specifically, fat necrosis is death of fat cells, adipocytes. It does not in and of itself mean there is an infection. This can occur depending on your body's response to say a contusion as in the female breast where this is a known risk. Although, I have not heard of this as specific complication of tka, it is a very invasive operation. I recommend speaking with your surgeon for guidance. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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