Removal of Wen - lipomas

Removal of lipoma 1 Lipoma is a benign formation consisting of fatty tissue. According to specialists, there is no risk of malignant transformation of the formation, but the lipoma is prone to constant growth. Lipoma is formed under the skin anywhere on the body. It may be a slight elevation above the general level of the skin or have a solid capsule inside. Lipoma’s size can vary from 0.5 to 20 cm. This formation does not bring considerable harm, but makes significant cosmetic disharmony and can constrict important vessels at the for formation’s location.

If the lipoma brings you any inconvenience, it is recommended to remove it. Our clinic in Poltava uses reliable surgical techniques that allow you to get rid of the neoplasm completely. We offer reasonable prices and perform the operation of any complexity. You can learn the cost of services and make an appointment with our specialist by phone or in our clinic located in Poltava.

Methods for surgical removal of lipoma

Lipoma is being cut with a scalpel or electric scalpel. Anesthesia is selected based on the size of neoplasm. If it is insignificant, local anesthetic is used.

Removal of lipoma 2 Lipoma is removed by dissection of the skin above it and then the tissues are dissected out together with the capsule. The skin on the site of the incision is sutured and sterile dressing is being applied. If formation was big, the drainage tube may be used.

Indications for removal:

  • active growth of lipoma;
  • location in the open areas of the body;
  • tenderness in case of pressure;
  • expressed circulatory problems when exposed to pressure from the neoplasm.

Contraindications:

  • oncology;
  • diabetes;
  • pregnancy;
  • autoimmune disorders;
  • promotion of the herpes infection.

Recovery period

Rehabilitation after excision does not require special conditions of care. You should abandon the traumatic effects on the skin at the site of removal and refuse to visit baths, saunas, tanning and other heating and steamed procedures for 2 weeks. Special ointments can be prescribed to promote healing.

Possible complications:

  • hematoma on the removal area, which passes away on its own;
  • keloid scar formation.

When the unskilled specialist performs the procedure, the abscess may be formed; incomplete removal causes re-emergence, the wound edges can disperse due to incorrect joining. In order to avoid severe side effects, please contact only proven medical institutions.

Our clinic in Poltava offers advanced and reliable surgical techniques in the fight against neoplasms at an affordable price. In addition, our surgeons perform cosmetic surgery on the face and body correction: cruroplasty, lipofilling of the face, abdomen plasty. You may assess the level of our specialists by reviewing the photos of patients before and after the procedure, as well as read the reviews on our website. We offer reasonable prices and a wide list of techniques used to regain beauty and youth. You can clarify how much the services cost and make an appointment through the form on our website or in our clinic.

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