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Recovery Time
1-2 weeks

Lipedema is a fat disorder that can happen to women and men of all body types, which becomes more advanced, larger, and painful as it progresses.

Dercum's disease is best described as a syndrome that affects the body's ability to break down fat, leading to the growth of small or large lipomas.

A lipoma is a small growth of fat cells found just beneath the surface of the skin. Most lipomas are painless and do not pose any potential risk.

Recovery Time
1-2 weeks

Lipedema treatment can range greatly from diet and exercise modifications to lymphatic sparing liposuction for the removal of the abnormal tissues.

Recovery Time
1-2 weeks

Lipedema of the upper arms can cause the skin to become so large, there is a loss in elasticity and the skin becomes pendulous (a.k.a. "batwings").

Recovery Time
1-2 weeks

Lymphatic sparing liposuction is a medical treament for the safe removal of fibrous tissues and lipedema fat for patients with Stage I – IV lipedema.

Recovery Time
1-2 weeks

A lymphatic sparing thigh lift for lipedema is a redundant skin and fat removal surgery to improve your mobility and prevent related skin infections.

Recovery Time
1-2 weeks

Some TLC patients with lipedema on the abdominal area of their body may qualify for a lymphatic sparing tummy tuck (an excess skin removal procedure).

Recovery Time
1-2 weeks

A panniculectomy is the removal of heavy, hanging lower abdominal skin (apron fat), which may alleviate symptoms of lipedema (painful fat syndrome).

Recovery Time
1-2 weeks

Large, bulbous fat accumulations on the upper section of the buttock (shelf) disproportionately form from a genetic fat disorder known as lipedema.

Recovery Time
1-2 weeks

Referred to as “lipedema pearls,” nodules are intertwined in other connective tissues and firmly attached to the skin.

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