SILICONE AND OTHER FILLER REACTIONS

An unknown filler substance was injected into these lips.
Silicone reaction in the lip


Virtually any filler substance injected into the skin can cause a reaction.

Clinical

Firm, inflammatory plaques and nodules of the breasts that develop years after either silicone injections or implants. Morphea-like changes may occur after injection of silicone into the buttocks [Dermatology Online Journal 21(4)].

References

Inflammatory plaques of the thighs 9 months after silicone injection. Dermatology Online Journal 14(7)

A 43-year-old woman with hard, painful, disfigured breasts after silicone injection. J Cutan Aeshet Surg 2012;5;193

Silicone granuloma after ruptured breast implant. Case Reports in Dermatological Medicine Volume 2011 (2011), Article ID 129138

Sclerodermoid-like changes of the buttocks after silicone injection. Dermatology Online Journal 21(4)

Pain and induration of the skin of the buttocks and thighs 11 years after silicone injection. Dermatology Online Journal 21(2)

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