Lymph Sparing Liposuction with Stefan Rapprich, MD
Dr. Rapprich reviews the specifics of the lipedema diagnosis, lymph sparing liposuction surgery, and the recovery process with one of his patients. During surgery, he talks through the anesthesia preparation as well as the tumescence procedure. Post-surgery, Dr. Rapprich and his patient discuss the expectations for recovery. He stresses the importance of an early diagnosis and starting therapy, which with early treatment can prevent the progression of the disease. Dr. Stefan Rapprich is a dermatologic surgeon and partner at Hautmedizin Bad Soden in Germany treating lipedema patients.
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