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No compression garment?

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No compression garment?
« on: July 17, 2007, 06:34:05 AM »
I've just had surgery for gyn (lipo and excision) but my doc says i dont need a compression vest?? Why is this? come to think about it why Are they used in the first place?

I stayed in hospital on the night of surgery and had drains in for about a day could this be why?

Would appriciate your thoughts!

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Re: No compression garment?
« Reply #1 on: July 18, 2007, 02:52:59 PM »
i didnt get one either, did he give u a tensor atleast? if he did use that for 2 weeks or more.

Re: No compression garment?
« Reply #2 on: July 19, 2007, 07:59:04 AM »
no, whats a tensor?

Re: No compression garment?
« Reply #3 on: July 24, 2007, 02:04:54 AM »
Guys, get a compression vest.  You need to let your skin reattach.  Sounds gross but its true.  I had very minor (compared to most on here) gyn and day by day I noticed that my skin was getting tighter due to the comp vest.  For extra insurance, I would deffinately spend an extra 60 or 70 bucks for two cheap ones.


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