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This 23-year-old woman (5’1”, 156 lbs.) lost 128 lbs. after bariatric surgery (a laparascopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgery). She developed loose and excessive skin of the abdomen, flanks, back, thighs, and buttocks after her massive weight loss, as well as severe droop (ptosis) and deflation of her breasts and sagging skin of her arms. She underwent Upper Body Lift, or an arm Lift (Brachioplasty) and Breast Lift (Mastopexy) as a first stage procedure, followed by Lower Body Lift (Circumferential Abdominoplasty) with liposuction of the abdomen, flanks, back, and thighs.
Patient Age: 23
Means of weight loss: Bariatric Surgery (Laparascopic Gastric Bypass Surgery)
Weight loss: 128 pounds
Arm Lift (Brachioplasty) Techniques: Upper Body Lift; Brachioplasty with Axillary "T" with Mastopexy (Breast Lift)