Facial Filler Complications.

Journal Article (Journal Article;Review)

The use of facial fillers has greatly expanded over the past several years. Along with increased use comes a rise in documented complications, ranging from poor cosmetic result to nodules, granulomas, necrosis, and blindness. Awareness of the potential types of complications and options for management, in addition to the underlying facial anatomy, are imperative to delivering the best patient care. This article defines the complications and how to treat them and provides suggestions to avoid serious adverse outcomes.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Woodward, J; Khan, T; Martin, J

Published Date

  • November 2015

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 23 / 4

Start / End Page

  • 447 - 458

PubMed ID

  • 26505541

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1558-1926

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.fsc.2015.07.006


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States