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What is Lipoma Removal?
Lipoma Removal is the surgical method of removing the larger lipomas under the skin. Lipoma is a benign tumor often composed of adipose/fat tissue and surgical excision is the only way to completely remove lipomas. Small lipomas can be removed by non-excision methods like liposuction or with the help of injections, etc.
What are the indications of Lipoma Removal?
Lipoma Removal is indicated in the following conditions:
Who are the best surgeons to perform Lipoma Removal?
Depending on the location of the lipomas, Lipoma Removal surgeries can be performed by a certified and trained General Surgeon or a Dermatology Surgeon who is well experienced in performing Lipoma Removal Surgeries.
What is the cost of Lipoma Removal?
Minimum cost for Lipoma Removal in Chennai starts from Rs.20,000
Average expenses for Lipoma Removal in Chennai is approximately Rs.25,000
Maximum amount to be paid for Lipoma Removal in Chennai rises up to Rs.30,000
Cost of Lipoma Removal depends on factors such as:
Is Lipoma Removal a major surgery or minor surgery?
Lipoma Removal can be either a major or minor surgery depending on the patient's medical condition, location and the number of lipomas to be treated.
What are the risks and complications associated with Lipoma Removal?
Few of the risks and complications associated with Lipoma Removal are:
How long does it take to complete Lipoma Removal?
Lipoma Removal may take around 1 hour to complete.
What is the recovery time for Lipoma Removal?
Individuals who undergo Lipoma Removal may take 3 weeks to recover completely.
What is the success rate of Lipoma Removal?
The success rate of Lipoma Removal depends on the following factors:
However, the success rate of Lipoma Removal maybe 90%
Is Lipoma Removal Permanent?
Lipoma Removal is a permanent surgery as it involves the surgical excision and removal of the lipomas with the use of local or general anesthesia.
What are the long-term results of Lipoma Removal?
Few of the long term results of Lipoma Removal are:
Can Lipoma Removal be detected in the future?
Lipoma Removal can be detected in the future due to the presence of surgical scars at the incision sites.
What are the options if Lipoma Removal fails?
In case of a failed Lipoma Removal Surgery, the doctor may suggest revision surgery or a suitable alternative treatment method.
What are the alternatives for Lipoma Removal?
Few of the alternative treatment methods for the treatment of Lipomas are: