Subcutaneous superficial musculoaponeurotic system grafting of the aging melolabial furrow.

@article{Lamperti2004SubcutaneousSM,
  title={Subcutaneous superficial musculoaponeurotic system grafting of the aging melolabial furrow.},
  author={Thomas A Lamperti and Jeffrey S Carithers},
  journal={Archives of facial plastic surgery},
  year={2004},
  volume={6 6},
  pages={
          384-8
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To describe a technique of subcutaneous superficial musculoaponeurotic system grafting during rhytidectomy to treat the aging melolabial furrow. DESIGN Two hundred seventeen patients received bilateral superficial musculoaponeurotic system grafts from December 1, 1996, through June 30, 2003 (a 78-month period). The patients' charts were reviewed for demographic data, follow-up dates, and complications. Selected preoperative and postoperative photographs were viewed. RESULTS In the… CONTINUE READING
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