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Effects of therapeutic ultrasound for contour asymmetry after liposuction, a case study
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  • Journal title : TANG [HUMANITAS MEDICINE]
  • Volume 5, Issue 3,  2015, pp.19.1-19.2
  • Publisher : Association of Humanitas Medicine
  • DOI : 10.5667/tang.2015.0007
 Title & Authors
Effects of therapeutic ultrasound for contour asymmetry after liposuction, a case study
Wong, Yiu Ming;
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 Abstract
This is a case report involving a novel setting of sonographic scan for thickness of superficial abdominal fat and a non-invasive approach for reduction of the fat thickness. A 38-year-old woman complained of her abdominal contour asymmetry after the laser-assisted liposuction performed two years ago. Compression-free sonographic scanning confirmed that her superficial abdominal fat was thicker in left side than that of right side. After 9 sessions of 40KHz therapeutic ultrasound, the contour asymmetry was reduced.
 Keywords
ultrasound;fat;contour asymmetry;liposuction;
 Language
English
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