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Nonpermanent Fillers and Permanent Fillers

  • Murad Alam
  • Nowell Solish
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Abstract

Prepackaged injectable soft-tissue augmentation materials are extremely safe substances [1]. In vivo, they are associated with benign and remitting short-term effects. Medium-term effects are infrequent, and given the nonpermanent nature of the injectables, long-term effects are virtually absent. Interestingly, despite the differences in composition among the various common nonpermanent soft-tissue augmentation materials, they are remarkably similar in the type and frequency of their undesired effects.

Keywords

Hyaluronic Acid Filler Material Injection Pain Filler Injection Cutaneous Hypersensitivity 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Section of Cutaneous and Aesthetic Surgery, Department of DermatologyNorthwestern UniversityChicagoUSA
  2. 2.Department of OtolaryngologyNorthwestern UniversityChicagoUSA
  3. 3.Department of SurgeryNorthwestern UniversityChicagoUSA
  4. 4.Division of DermatologyUniversity of Toronto, Women’s College HospitalTorontoCanada

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