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Is it normal for local anesthesia to last multiple days when injected into your back for liposuction?

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Dr. Anthony Pollizzi
Anesthesiology

In brief: No

usually totally gone by 48 hrs

In brief: No

usually totally gone by 48 hrs
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Dr. Anthony Pollizzi
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Dr. Steven Warren
Family Medicine

In brief: Depends

It can depend on the type but the usual numbness from from the nerves being damaged during the liposuction and it takes time for them to repair themselves and the numbness will disappear

In brief: Depends

It can depend on the type but the usual numbness from from the nerves being damaged during the liposuction and it takes time for them to repair themselves and the numbness will disappear
Dr. Steven Warren
Dr. Steven Warren
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