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National Plastic Surgery Survey: Face Lift Techniques and Complications
The purpose of this study was to assess trends in technique and philosophy of face lifting, associated procedures, and the incidence and management of complications. Surveys were sent to 3800 membersExpand
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Abdominolipoplasty: A system of classfication and treatment for combined abdominoplasty and suction-assisted lipectomy
Criteria for diagnosing abdominal contouring candidates and a new classification system for procedures are presented. The surgical techniques for each of four patient categories of abdominolipoplastyExpand
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Lower eyelid blepharoplasty: analysis of indications and the treatment of 100 patients.
Traditionally, lower lid blepharoplasty has been confined to a choice of skin or skin-muscle flap transcutaneous blepharoplasty. In the past decade, in particular, various new techniques andExpand
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Managing the buccal fat pad.
The author performs buccal fat pad excision to improve facial contour in some patients with buccal lipodystrophy and to treat buccal fat pad pseudoherniation. He recommends an intraoral approach,Expand
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Botulinum A Exotoxin for the Management of Platysma Bands
Injections of botulinum A exotoxin are successfully used to treat neuromuscular disorders and to improve hyperkinetic muscles and dynamic rhytids of the upper face. Using these principles, weExpand
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Liposuction as an Adjunct to a Full Abdominoplasty Revisited
  • A. Matarasso
  • Medicine
  • Plastic and reconstructive surgery
  • 1 October 2000
This follow-up describes the observations and refinements I have made in the 5 years since my original article was published in the Journal. The purpose of the initial report was to evaluate theExpand
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Abdominoplasty and Abdominal Contour Surgery: A National Plastic Surgery Survey
Background: According to the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery's 2004 Cosmetic Surgery National Data Bank, during the last 7 years, the number of abdominoplasty procedures performed hasExpand
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National plastic surgery survey: brow lifting techniques and complications.
The purpose of this survey was to assess trends in brow lifting philosophy, techniques, and complications. This is the second of a three-part survey; the first part reported on complications withExpand
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Buccal Fat Pad Excision: Aesthetic Improvement of the Midface
  • A. Matarasso
  • Medicine, Art
  • Annals of plastic surgery
  • 1 May 1991
Visual criteria for a harmonious midface depends on (1) a distinction between the anterior border of the parotid gland and cheek hollow, (2) a visible posterior border of the nasolabial fold (thisExpand
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Abdominal contour surgery: treating all aesthetic units, including the mons pubis.
BACKGROUND Many patients who seek [ldquo ]abdominal[rdquo ] contour surgery also desire improvement of areas of the torso adjacent to the abdomen, such as the flanks and back rolls. OBJECTIVE WeExpand
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