poly-l-lactic acid

poly-l-lactic acid,

a rarely used physical adjunct.
indications This drug is used to treat facial fat loss in those with HIV.
contraindications Known hypersensitivity to this drug prohibits its use.
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The global facial injectables market segmentation is based on product types (Botulinum Toxin, Hyaluronic Acid, Collagen, Particles and Polymers Fillers (PPF), Polymethylmethacrylate beads (PMMA microspheres), Poly-L-lactic acid, Calcium hydroxyapatite).
Hyaluronic acid and poly-L-lactic acid in dilute concentrations can also be injected with a cannula in the forehead, which creates a repletion of the volume in the upper face that is often lost with aging to create a lift of the eyebrows.
Temple hollows can also be filled with calcium hydroxylapatite, poly-L-lactic acid and less often with hyaluronic acid to revolumize and create a lift of the lateral brow.
The scaffold is composed of poly-L-lactic acid (PLLA) as its backbone.
Comparison of acute recoil between bioabsorbable poly-L-lactic acid XINSORB stent and metallic stent in porcine model.
Successive supply of coronary stent structure bioresorbable poly-L-lactic acid (PLLA) acid, the antiproliferative drug coated, everolimus.
The new material is made with a simple manufacturing process that alternately laminates two types of polylactic acid (PLA) films: poly-L-lactic acid (PLLA) and optical isomer poly-D-lactic acid (PDLA).
The 57-year-old, from Newcastle, is just one of dozens of North East men every month deciding to sign up for Poly-L-lactic acid injections to plump-up gaunt checks and lingering lines.
Sculptra contains poly-L-lactic acid, a synthetic substance which is injected into the skin to restore plumpness.
A: On August 3, 2004, the FDA approved Poly-L-lactic acid (Sculptra) for the treatment of HIV-associated facial wasting.
The patent protection also covers the use of VITOSS in combination with inorganic fillers or with polymers such as polycaprolactone, poly-L-lactic acid or polyglycolic acid.
Ouchi et al of Toyota developed a polylactic acid resin with stereo-complex crystals of poly-L-lactic acid and poly-D-lactic acid having a sufficiently high crystallization rate so that a crystalline polylactic acid article forms during molding.