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Cometic Surgery News
Silicone butt injection woman to be sentenced
TORONTO - A woman who injected industrial silicone into the buttocks of customers as an illegal cosmetic procedure is expected to be sentenced in Toronto today.
3-D analysis and CAD/CAM techniques lead to new advances in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
While used mainly in craniofacial reconstruction so far, 3D planning and CAD/CAM techniques have the potential for advances in practically every area of plastic and reconstructive surgery...
Use of breast conservation surgery for cancer decreases; high-rate of reoperation
In a study published online by JAMA Surgery, Art Sedrakyan, M.D., Ph.D., of Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, and colleagues examined the use of breast conservation surgery (BCS) in New York...
8 years for woman who gave 'butt injections' with caulking gun
A woman has been sentenced to eight years behind bars after injecting industrial silicone into the buttocks of customers as an illegal cosmetic procedure.
Good long-term quality of life after 'DIEP flap' breast reconstruction
For women who have undergone mastectomy for breast cancer, breast reconstruction using the abdominal "DIEP flap" provides good long-term quality of life (QOL)--similar to that of women without breast...
Mexico closes clinic where Australian woman died
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico's medical regulatory agency has closed the operating rooms of a Baja California hospital where a young Australian woman died following cosmetic procedure on her buttocks.
Airbags, Seat Belts Associated with Reduced Likelihood of Facial Fractures
Nearly 11 percent of patients examined at trauma centers following motor vehicle collisions had at least one facial fracture, and airbags and seat belts were associated with reduced likelihood of...
Body Dysmorphic Disorder: Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment
Learn about body dysmorphic disorder, an under-recognized psychiatric disorder characterized by excessive preoccupation with a minor or imagined physical defect.
3-D printing could one day help fix damaged cartilage in knees, noses and ears
Athletes, the elderly and others who suffer from injuries and arthritis can lose cartilage and experience a lot of pain.
The inside scoop on plastic surgery - what you need to ask
If you're considering a cosmetic procedure this spring, we have some inside secrets from a local plastic surgeon.
Annual plastic surgery statistics reflect the changing face of plastic surgery
New statistics from the American Society of Plastic Surgeons show new trends & continued growth in cosmetic procedures.
The next frontier in facial plastic, reconstructive surgery
Is regenerative medicine the next frontier in facial plastic and reconstructive surgery?Matthew Q. Miller, M.D.
Quality of life not notably better for women choosing double mastectomy
Although having a double mastectomy has shown little impact on reducing deaths among women with cancer in only one breast, increasing numbers of women are electing to undergo the procedure.
Washington, DC Plastic Surgeon Details Benefits of Gummy Bear Breast Implants
Breast augmentation remains the most popular cosmetic procedure in the nation, according to recent statistics gathered by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. Dr. Mark E. Richards, a plastic surgeon ...
Breast reconstruction using abdominal tissue -- Differences in outcome with four different techniques
In women undergoing breast reconstruction using their own (autologous) tissue, newer "muscle-sparing" abdominal flaps can reduce complications while improving some aspects of quality of life...
Ultrasonic surgery reduces pain and swelling after chin surgery
For patients undergoing plastic surgery of the chin (genioplasty), the use of ultrasonic "piezosurgery" equipment reduces trauma, pain, and swelling, compared to traditional surgical drills...
Phallic reconstruction shows promise for achieving functional sexual organ
Procedure for Constructing a Penis Shows Benefit in Trans Men and Survivors of Penile Trauma.