Dr. Nancy Van Laeken M.D., F.R.C.S.C.



 Potential Complication Definitions


Infection – Signs of infection are localized heat, redness, fever, and pain. Dr. Van Laeken can prescribe antibiotics to treat the infection. Occasionally the area will need to be drained.

Asymmetry – Symmetry is not always achieved.

Hypersensitivity / Numbness – The sensation can be altered temporarily or permanently.

Seroma – Serum can accumulate underneath the skin. On occasion it is necessary to have the fluid drained.

Keloid Scarring – Keloid scars are thick, wide, or raised scars.


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