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How much does it cost to have liposuction, and how much fat can you get out at one time?
Costs for Liposuction vary by region in the USA . This portion of the ASAPS web site may be of assistance:
For safety reasons the volume of fat normally removed as an outpatient is restricted to approximately 5 liters or 5,000cc’s to prevent adverse events, untoward events and unfavorable outcomes in the post operative period. Liposuction volumes over this amount may require an overnight stay or observation by a medical professional. Best,
Gary R Culbertson, MD, FACS