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lip·ec·to·my

 (lĭ-pĕk′tə-mē, lī-)
n. pl. lip·ec·to·mies
Surgical excision of subcutaneous fatty tissue.
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lipectomy

(lɪˈpɛktəmɪ)
n, pl -mies
(Surgery) a surgical operation to remove fatty tissue
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lip•ec•to•my

(lɪˈpɛk tə mi, laɪ-)

n., pl. -mies.
the surgical removal of fatty tissue. Compare liposuction.
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lipectomy

Surgical removal of fatty tissue.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.lipectomy - plastic surgery involving the breakdown and removal of fatty tissue
liposuction, suction lipectomy - lipectomy (especially for cosmetic purposes) in which excess fatty tissue is removed from under the skin by suction
anaplasty, reconstructive surgery - surgery concerned with therapeutic or cosmetic reformation of tissue
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Translations

lip·ec·to·my

n. lipectomía, excisión de tejido graso;
submental ______ submental, del cuello.
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References in periodicals archive ?
Suction-assisted lipectomy is commonly performed with emphasis on medial excision in the central subplatysmal fat region.
ADSCs are harvested or isolated from lipectomy or liposuction aspirates.
(135) The harvesting of adipose-derived stem cells is easy, where it can be performed by liposuction or lipectomy. The cells can differentiate into different cell lineages, such as adipogenic, osteogenic, chondrogenic, neurogenic, myogenic, cardiomyogenic, angiogenic, tenogenic and periodontogenic cell types.
[36] Previous studies have demonstrated that best results can be achieved, when surgery is performed as a part of comprehensive treatment incorporating individualized CDT before and after surgery [71-73] Modern lymphedema surgeries such as vascularized lymph node transfer (VLNT), lymphaticovenous anastomosis (LVA), lymphoticolymphatic bypass (LB), and suction-assisted protein lipectomy (SAPL) are less invasive than previous radical excisional debulking procedures, such as Charles procedure, which involves aggressive removal of the skin and deeper tissues.
Abdominolipoplasty: A system of classification and treatment for combined abdominoplasty and suction-assisted lipectomy. Aesthetic Plast Surg 1991;15:111-21.
Chaves Netto, "Orthognathic surgery combined with partial lipectomy of the buccal fat pad: case report on optimization of esthetic outcome," Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology, vol.
ASCs can be obtained through lipectomy or from lipoaspiration from areas such as the chin, hips, upper arms, and abdomen with low donor-site morbidity, as liposuction is a very common cosmetic procedure [57].
Post-operative day Procedure performed (POD) POD 0 Total face, eyelids, ears, scalp, and skeletal subunit allotransplantation POD 1 Evacuation of Hematoma in the neck POD 11 Debridement of posterior scalp POD 39 Debridement and advancement of posterior scalp; Advancement of upper and lower lip; Debridement of nose and eyelids POD 172 Intraoral tissue debulking; Ectropion release of bilateral lower eyelids and primary repair POD 241 Brow lift; Tracheostomy reversal; Placement of endosseous dental implants to posterior mandible POD 318 Submental lipectomy; Uncovering of right mandibular endosseous implants Table 2: Timeline and findings of skin biopsies performed after facial allotransplantation.
Records released under the Freedom of Information Act revealed [euro]4,562,524 was spent on liposuction and lipectomy procedures in public hospitals between 2009 and 2016.
He recommended lipectomy, which he said was better than liposuction, a procedure akin to a vacuum cleaner extracting the fat mixed with blood vessels.