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fat transfer

The implantation of body fat into locations with irregular body contours, e.g., soft tissue defects or hollows that are left behind after the excision of tumors. The implanted body fat is used to fill the volume of tissue removed during the procedure. Fat transfer is also frequently used to rejuvenate the appearance of the aging face. Synonym: autologous fat transfer
See also: transfer
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Jean Nuttall, 60, of Chesterfield, Derbys, had eyelift surgery and fat transfers to her face carried out by Dr Kaya for PS1,200 that would have set her back PS7,000 in the UK.
Fat transfer involves removal from one area with liposuction, treating it with specialized techniques--which often vary from surgeon to surgeon --and then relocating the fat into the more desirable location.
Autologous fat transfer, a procedure where fat is removed by liposuction and then injected back into the same patient's face, breasts, buttocks or penis, has become widely used by plastic surgeons," the report read.
Used in combination, Motiva Implants and Puregraft autologous fat transfer allows plastic surgeons to balance volume between silicone breast implants and subcutaneous tissue volume, for a more natural look and feel using the patient's own cells.
Mammographic changes after fat transfer to the breast compared with changes after breast reduction: a blinded study.
Autologous fat transfer for facial recontouring: Is there science behind the art?
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Unlike hyaluronic acid fillers, fat injection results may be permanent, however results are not guaranteed, as fat cells don't always survive the fat transfer process 6.
Fat grafting, fat transfer or fat injection, is a natural, marginally invasive surgery for those seeking breast intensification or correcting the deformity caused due to Poland syndrome.
Scot Glasberg on the Upper East Side of Manhattan said techniques on buttock augmentation have greatly improved over the last 10 years, with uncomfortable and unnatural implants replaced by the self-explanatory fat transfer.