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The Versatility of Autologous Fat Grafting in Facial Volumetric Restoration


Section : Original Research Article

Published Date : Oct 04,2021


Plastic surgery.


Deformities in the craniofacial region are of great social and functional importance. Several surgical techniques have been used to treat such pathologies often with high morbidity and lacking the ability to address smaller contour defects. The minimally invasive technique of fat transplantation has evolved rapidly within the last few decades. The objective of this paper is to present the versatility and applicability of fat transplantation in a wide range of contour deformities in the craniofacial region. We share our experiences in treating 24 patients with autoimmune disorders, congenital malformations, and acquired defects.

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