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liposuction, liposculpture, liposuction using local tumescent anesthesia, liposuction using LULTA, ultrasonic liposuction, laser liposuction, ultrasonic assisted tumescent liposuction, tumescent liposuction, fat removal, non-tumescent liposuction, traditional liposuction, laser-assisted liposuction
Joel Schlessinger, MD
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External ultrasound-assistedliposuction (XUAL) is a new technique that requires traditionalaspirative liposuction after the application of high-frequencyultrasonic fields delivered through the skin into wetted tissue.