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How Long Does Pmma Take To Work

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pmma buttocks

Dear Dr Gerald Pierone, I hope u can help me out.The thing is, im thinking of gettings some pmma injections done, but i have heard a lot of storys ending bad with bad-permanent fillers and now i just dont know what to believe.. I do want to get some...
Gerald Pierone, M.D.

Response from Gerald Pierone, M.D.

AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure Coast
Hello, and thanks for posting. PMMA is a permanent filler, so it does not get reabsorbed. My experience with PMMA injections for buttock lipoatrophy is limited, but I will share my observations. I have visited Dr. Casavantes in Mexico and seen his... Read more »

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