lipofilling


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lipofilling

(lĭp'ō-fĭl'ing),
Plastic surgery procedure in which tissue defects are filled with autografted fat tissue (for example, augmenting lip volume).
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She also wanted to have malar and lip augmentation lipofilling to nasolabial and labiomental sulcus.
In conclusion, according to our experience, extracorporeal liposuction can be an alternative method with the benefits it offers to abdominoplasty patients who do not need additive liposuction procedure but do request lipofilling for rejuvenation.
Although several teams have used repeated lipofilling sessions for total breast reconstruction, most authors consider that the lipofilling technique is indicated for the local improvement of small defects or asymmetry only [58-60].
Rietjens, "Reply to about locoregional recurrence risk after lipofilling in breast cancer patients," Annals of Oncology, vol.
The authors note that procedures marketed as "stem cell facelifts" are often just "lipofilling" procedures--an established fat injection technique with no prolonged anti-aging effect.
This range of three products, Reparative shampoo, Reparative conditioning treatment and Reparative serum, draws inspiration from the dcrmatological technique of Lipofilling with Kerato-Filler, an"intra keratin" fiber filler that reportedly helps restore the inner hair substance.
Clinical Use of Fat Autografts and Cell-Assisted Lipofilling for Plastic Skin Reconstruction
Henk Snyman, managing director for Cryo-Lip, said that apart from the cryostorage of adult stem cells for later medical use, the company can now also release back to plastic surgeons the adipose tissue itself for clinical applications such as lipofilling.
For many years, subcutaneous adipose tissue (AT) has been used for plastic and aesthetic surgery indications such as lipofilling and breast augmentation [1, 2].