• The Infraorbital Artery: Clinical Relevance in Esthetic Medicine and Identification of Danger Zones of the midface

    8 monthes ago - By Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery

    Over the past decade, cosmetic injections of dermal fillers or fat have become a popular procedure in facial rejuvenation in an overconsuming society. However, complications such as arterial embolism and occlusion can occur even with experienced injectors, especially in high-risks zones namely the glabella, the nasal dorsum or the nasolabial fold. The aim of this study was to define the vascular danger zones of the infraorbital area in order to provide guidelines helping avoid them.
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