fat graft

fat graft

a free graft of fat.
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The outer part of the fat graft was then stabilised with steroid-soaked Gelfoam.
However, unlike conventional fat grafting, which demonstrates relatively poor long-term viability, (4) cell-assisted lipotransfer enhances fat graft survival rate via autologous adipose-derived stem cells (ADSC).
18,19 Shortest and least morbid technique with favorable results could be seen with hyaluronic-acid fat graft myringoplasty but this material is not easily available in our setup.
Free Dermal fat graft for restoration of soft tissues defects in maxillofacial surgery.
A breast reconstruction via fat graft will enable patients to regain what is rightfully theirs without another invasive surgery.
Certain regions of the body with the least mobility and best blood supply offer the highest rates of fat graft survival, especially the cheeks and temples.
To improve skin condition and fat graft survival, one other additional simultaneous therapy can be performed-PRP (platelet-rich plasma), which contains growth factors.
Saliba has designated "HAFGM" (Hyaluronic Acid Fat Graft Myringoplasty), requires only basic materials: a scalpel, forceps, a probe, a small container of hyaluronic acid, a small amount of fat taken from behind the ear and a local anesthetic.
In some cases, prior to transplantation, the fat is processed to enrich the stem cell content - the naturally occurring regen-erative cells found within the fat - with the aim of improving the prospects of the fat graft.