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Pmma Injectable Fillers

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Can Artefill be mixed (injected over) newplastic / metacrill PMMA?

Hi,Can artefill (here in USA) be mixed with newplastic, metacrill or precise PMMA (the pmma offered by Clinica estetica or dr. casavantes in brazil/tijuana) ? Meaning can the artefill filler be injected into a nose or buttocks that already has...
Gerald Pierone, M.D.

Response from Gerald Pierone, M.D.

AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure Coast
...Yes, Artefill is ok to use layered over other PMMA products. The one caveat is that skin testing to rule out allergy to bovine allergy is necessary before Artefill can be used. Read more »

Using PMMA in the forehead

Dear Dr. Pierone,Do you know whether PMMA may be used to correct fat loss in the forehead? To be... Read more »

PMMA Facial Fillers

Is PMMA the only type of permanent filler for facial lipoatrophy? If not, what are the others. ... Read more »
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Surviving HIV

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

...cement. PMMA has presented a good degree of bio-compatibility and as a result it has been extensively used as a soft tissue filler, bone cement, component of denture materials and tooth bond, housing for pacemakers and intra-ocular and contact... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV/AIDS and Lipodystrophy Treatments Part II: Treatments for Fat Loss

... Table of Contents Fat in the Body Switching HIV Drugs Fat Loss in the Face Temporary Facial Fillers Permanent Facial Fillers Taking Care of Yourself Fat in the Body Fat is needed for the body to function. It plays Read more »
The Body

Mask, or, Losing Face

...tired of shelling out money for a filler that wasn't permanent. Eventually I decided to go to Tijuana for treatment with PMMA (polymethyl methacrylate), a permanent filler that's available in Mexico at a reasonable cost. Over the last three... Read more »
The Body

Hot Topics at The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums, March 15, 2010

...About Shots for My Legs and Butt? I have mild lipodystrophy right now, but am not currently on HIV meds. I'd like to get some filler treatments before I have to go on meds so that I can head off the lipodystrophy before it potentially becomes... Read more »
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GETTING INJECTED WITH A CONTAMINATED NEEDLE . HELP

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
I went to donate blood on may 9. They had only 2 nurses and a receptionist at the front desk. Since there were 2 people before that were donating already, and only 2 nurses, the receptionist took my temperature, blood pressure and pulse and also... Read more »

Injection Users

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
to the guy who shot up dope with the person who is HIV Positive if you dont get HIV from this then you dodged a bullet Read more »

SKIN A MEDICAL SPA

Posted by douglass
...+/- . THERE ARE LOTS OF MEDICAL TREATMENTS AVAILABLE FOR FACIAL FAT LOSS AND SEVERAL PATIENT ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS TO OBTAIN THE FILLERS AT FREE OR REDUCED COST. ALL YOU PAY IS FOR THE ACTUAL COST OF HAVING THE INJECTIONS DONE AND THERE ARE... Read more »

injection of hiv from hiv positive person

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
I was at a party injecting drugs. I shared the needle with 2 other people. Later i found out that the guy i shared the needle with was hiv positive. I know i have to get tested. Is it 100% chance that i am infected since his hiv blood went... Read more »