How can I get this fixed? (photo)
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- You have an inherited problem which needs careful evaluation and treatment by a plastic surgeon experienced in facial maldevelopment.
- Boston Childrens' and Peter Bent Brigham Hospitals have the world leaders for your condition.
- If you are not in Boston, see a local Board Certified Plastic Surgeon at a medical school and ask his opinion AND ask him to contact the Brigham/Childrens Plastic Surgeons for their thoughts also before anything is done.
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Significant facial assymetry
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I suspect that you have facial lipomatosis, an unusual congential deformity. Depending on your age I would suggest you make an appointment to see someone in the plastic surgery department at Brigham and Womens Hospital or Childrens Hospital Boston. Good Luck.
How can I get this fixed?
I recommend ONLY IN PERSON work up to the cause of your facial asymmetry.. Must rule out many genetic, environmental, developmental causes before thinking or even starting to correct the appearance.
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