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FDA warns about illegal injectable silicone use for body contouring

November 14, 2017

The FDA has issued a warning about the serious harm and disfigurement that can result from using injectable silicone or products being falsely marketed as FDA-approved dermal fillers for enhancing the size of their buttocks, breasts and other body parts, according to a press release.

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Eye area cosmetic assessment starts with skin

November 12, 2017
NEW ORLEANS — Skin is the first feature to consider when conducting a cosmetic examination of the face and eyelid areas, according to a speaker. Tanuj

CMS alters guidelines for combined blepharoplasty and ptosis surgery

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, November 10, 2017
CMS has revised the July 2016 policy for same-day, same-eyelid blepharoplasty and ptosis surgery. The new policy, which went into effect Oct. 1, 2017, allows surgeons to…
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Kybella applied to jowl area to improve jawline

October 23, 2017
NEW YORK ― At the Facial Aesthetics New York meeting, held prior to OSN New York, Steven G. Yoelin, MD, discusses his Kybella (Allergan) injection technique to remove…
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Visual and Refractive Outcomes of Children After Early Secondary Cataract Extraction Following Wound Repair for Penetrating Ocular Trauma

Journal of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus
Online Advanced Release, November 14, 2017
To evaluate the visual and refractive outcomes in children 8 years of age or younger with corneal laceration and…
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Ocular Surface Diseases, Disorders, and Dysfunctions™: Volume 3, Number 3

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Shire.

Ocular surface disease (OSD) is a group of disorders commonly seen in ophthalmic practice, but it is challenging to…
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American Academy of Ophthalmology Meeting

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VIDEO: Outer brow can be cause of upper eyelid drooping

February 2, 2017
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