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Plastic Surgery International
Volume 2014, Article ID 197232, 4 pages
Clinical Study

Abdominoplasty Improves Quality of Life, Psychological Distress, and Eating Disorder Symptoms: A Prospective Study

1Department of Plastic and General Surgery, Vaasa Central Hospital, Hietalahdenkatu 2-4, 65130 Vaasa, Finland
2Plastic Surgery Clinic KL, Uudenmaankatu 38, 00120 Helsinki, Finland
3Department of Plastic Surgery, Tampere University Hospital, P.O. Box 2000, 33521 Tampere, Finland
4Center for Eating Disorders, Fredrikinkatu 20 A 10, 00120 Helsinki, Finland

Received 31 July 2014; Revised 14 November 2014; Accepted 16 November 2014; Published 24 November 2014

Academic Editor: Selahattin Özmen

Copyright © 2014 Kai M. M. Saariniemi et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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