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Macrolane breast injections. Is that the same stuff 40 years ago?

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Dr. Richard Orr
Surgery - Oncology

In brief: No

Macrolane is hyaluronic acid.
But I am still skeptical. This is from the american society of plastic surgeons website: " plastic surgeons in the United States are questioning its safety and effectiveness. Here, an asps member surgeon discusses the potential problems with this non-fda approved method, including issues about safety and the lack of research on this hot topic. I.

In brief: No

Macrolane is hyaluronic acid.
But I am still skeptical. This is from the american society of plastic surgeons website: " plastic surgeons in the United States are questioning its safety and effectiveness. Here, an asps member surgeon discusses the potential problems with this non-fda approved method, including issues about safety and the lack of research on this hot topic. I.
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