Excess Skin Removal After Extreme Weight Loss (cont.)
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When Should I Call the Doctor About Complications from Excess Skin Removal Surgery?
Excess skin removal surgeries are usually cosmetic in nature and should be considered when an individual desires to correct problems with skin excess. In limited cases, these procedures can be considered medically necessary when the excess skin impairs movement or when a rash occurs that is not effectively treated with medication.
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Medically reviewed by John A. Daller, MD; American Board of Surgery with subspecialty certification in surgical critical care
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 11/28/2016
Gregory Caputy, MD, PhD
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