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What Does Polymehyl-methacrylate Do

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New-Fill and methacrylate

I was very interested in the letter about New-Fill and methacrylate and was wondering if that person could write back and give the website address he mentioned where he read about it. Thanks
Alvan Fisher, M.D.

Response from Alvan Fisher, M.D.

Brown University School of Medicine
OK. We'll post your "question" and see if anyone comments.AF Read more »

New-Fill and methacrylate

Hi, I am the person who wrote mentioning New-Fill and methacrylate. I heard about these, and the... Read more »

Artefill for Lipoatrophy

Dr. Pierone, can you recommend Artefill for minor depressions in the face caused by HIV and or... Read more »
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...tell me the procedure code I should use to get insurance coverage for Sculptra? What besides PMMA [short for poly(methyl methacrylate)] is available as a permanent filler for facial lipoatrophy? Personal Stories I just wanted to... Read more »
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Mask, or, Losing Face

...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 years, I've... Read more »
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Hot Topics at The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums, September 21, 2010

...Injections? I have mild lipoatrophy, but want to treat it before it gets worse. Is the best place to get PMMA (polymethyl-methacrylate, also known as Articol, Artefill or Metacrill) injections still from Dr. Marcio Serra in Brazil? Are there... Read more »
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Hot Topics at The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums, October 12, 2010

...that?   What Are the Challenges to Using Silicone to Treat Buttock Lipoatrophy? As an alternative to PMMA (polymethyl-methacrylate, also known as Articol, Artefill or Metacrill) to treat my buttock wasting, my plastic surgeon suggested... Read more »