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fat transplantation

In cosmetic surgery, the movement of adipose tissue from one body site to another to augment structure, change body contours, or reduce skin wrinkling.
See also: transplantation
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Autologous fat transplantation around temporomandibular joint total joint prostheses: preliminary treatment outcomes.
Autologous fat transplantation and other facial fillers are what we like to refer to as the inside-out approach to treating aging skin, because they plump up wrinkles and folds from underneath the skin to improve the appearance on the outside," explains Dr.
These include CARIEL(tm), for the treatment of chronic wounds; PILIEL(tm), to stimulate hair regrowth and reduce hair loss; LIPOEL(tm), to improve the success of fat transplantation for cosmetic and reconstructive surgery; and REPEL(tm), a proprietary bioresorbable adhesion barrier product for the prevention/reduction of post-operative surgical adhesions.
These include CARIEL(tm), for the treatment of chronic wounds; PILIEL(tm), to stimulate hair regrowth and reduce hair loss; LIPOEL(tm), to improve the success of fat transplantation for cosmetic and reconstructive surgery; and REPEL, a proprietary bioresorbable adhesion barrier product for the prevention/reduction of post-operative surgical adhesions.