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PMMA - synthetic or bovine?

Hi,I am 43yo and 7 years HIV + with a regimen of Sustiva and healthy. I, however, have deep wrinkles in my face cheeks and crows feet, and deep line wrinkles in my forehead. I think this is mostly due to HIV. I've read on your forum that PMMA filler...
Gerald Pierone, M.D.

Response from Gerald Pierone, M.D.

AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure Coast
...PMMA is poly methyl methacrylate, a synthetic polymer. Microspheres of PMMA have been used as facial fillers worldwide for many years. Read more »

Does PMMA have long term side effects?

What is the best PMMA in the market for buttock augmentation? Read more »

PMMA

Dr. Bob What info. can you give me about PMMA which is a filler done by Dr. Marcio Serra in Rio de... Read more »
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Surviving HIV

Second Bioplasty Congress in Mexico: PMMA for Facial and Buttock Lipoatrophy

...under local anesthesia for facial and buttock lipoatrophy and for reshaping other body parts. The product usually used is PMMA ( polymethylmethacrylate microspheres) and it is usually (but not always) injected using a micro-canula (gun like... Read more »
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Hot Topics at The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums, September 21, 2010

...starting to be at risk for diabetes. What type of diet is best for decreasing belly fat?   Where Can I Get High-Quality PMMA Products and Injections? I have mild lipoatrophy, but want to treat it before it gets worse. Is the best place... Read more »
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Hot Topics at The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums, November 9, 2009

...getting him to overcome his over-thinking and just enjoy the moment? HIV & BODY SHAPE CHANGES   Which Brand of PMMA Should I Use? Which brand of PMMA (polymethyl-methacrylate, sold under the names Articol, Artefill or... Read more »
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Hot Topics at The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums, February 1, 2010

...supplements help reduce the risk of heart disease in people with HIV? HIV/AIDS & BODY SHAPE CHANGES   Can I Use PMMA to Treat Fat Loss in My Forehead? I was told by a plastic surgeon in the U.S. that the skin on the forehead is... Read more »
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Posted by Magnet, 4 Replies
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