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Posted on Sat, 15 Jul 2017 in Lump
Question: I had surgery 6 months ago and both side of my butt has fat necrosis .. it has caused flatiness on my right check and has discoloration , very hard . Any suggestions What I can do to fix this? Or should I go back to my doctor and see if she could lipo it out
Answered by Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel 39 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Mostly infection underlying .Kindly provide more details please.

Detailed Answer:
Hello dear
Thanks for using Healthcaremagic.com
I have evaluated your query thoroughly .

* Most likely in relation with infection underlying .

Kindly provide some more details so that I can answer your query completely .

1. Surgery - type , procedure name , site of body , purpose
2. Current problem - duration , symptoms , progress with time , any medicines
3. Any other associated ailment as fever , weight alteration
4. Systemic issue as diabetes or other
5. High resolution photograph of the site ( if feasible & no objection ) would help
a lot to understand the issue in depth

Awaiting for your response .
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Kampana
Follow up: Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel 2 hours later
I had a lipo and fat transfer ( BBL ) I don't have any fever I went for check up I don't have any infections. I sometimes do feel my butt a little hot, I have discoloration on my left and right cheek it's very hard as time went by I have a big dent where it's hard at on both sides!
Answered by Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel 21 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Likely inflammatory content beneath cheeks,need to consult operator .

Detailed Answer:
Thanks for the details .

* There is presence of inflammatory content beneath cheeks , supported
strongly by liquid content , discoloration , hardness .

* Suggestions for better recovery
- Consume plenty of liquids as possible
- Avoid chewing hard stuffs by mouth
- Tab. tylenol ( 500 ) mg morning and evening after meals for relief
- Aloe vera gel for local application
- Take an appointment with the surgeon for next step of action

Hope this clears your query .
Welcome for any further assistance .
Regards .
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Nagamani Ng
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