Objective To observe the clinical curative effect of circumferential thigh liposuction with four incisions to correct saddle bag deformity. Methods Twenty patients who underwent thigh circumferential liposuction because of saddle bag deformity were enrolled in this study. These incisions were located in perineal regions and infagluteal folds. The circumferential thigh liposuction was performed at prone position and supine position. The following up was more than three months,and the satisfaction of thighs contour and saddle bag deformity improvement was evaluated by patients and two surgeons. Results Twenty patients received telephone interview. All patients(100%) were satisfied with thigh contour improvement, and 19 patients(95%) with saddle bag deformity improvement. Ten patients completed outpatient revisit. Twenty sides of thighs and saddle bad deformities were evaluated by doctors. The doctors believed that 20 sides of thighs(100%) and saddle bag deformities(100%) acquired satisfied improvement. Conclusions Four concealed incisions are enough for performing circumferential thighs liposuction to correct saddle bag deformity. It is a viable operation to promote in clinic.
Beijing Medical Journal