Facial plast Surg 2011; 27(6): 510-516
DOI: 10.1055/s-0031-1298783
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Calcium Hydroxyapatite Fillers

Kristina Tansavatdi1 , Devinder S. Mangat1 , 2
  • 1Mangat-Kuy-Holzapfel Plastic Surgery Centers, Cincinnati, Ohio; Edgewood, Kentucky; Vail, Colorado
  • 2Division of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Otolaryngology–Head and Neck Surgery, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio
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Publication Date:
28 December 2011 (online)

ABSTRACT

Calcium hydroxyapatite fillers have unique advantages over other fillers in regards to duration of action and volume of product required for augmentation, especially in the midface and lower face. In this article, we describe our experience with calcium hydroxyapatite fillers and compare them with other available filler products.