Tumescent lipo. Tumescent liposuction is the term used for anesthesia . Tumescent means "to swell" , so local anesthesia is typically used while you are awake to infiltrate the fat cells under your skin with a cocktail of numbing agents and saline .
Tumescent. It is using a fluid called tumescence that has medications for pain relief as well as to diminish risk of bleeding.
Tumescent. Liposuction is a procedure to permanently remove fat and improve shape and proportion. Tumescent refers to the solution injected into the fat prior to removal. It is a mixture to decrease pain and blood loss during the procedure. Liposuction may be performed while you are awake or additional sedation can be used.