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Chin Implant Problems After Ten Months

Can a chin implant become infected or cause jowl swelling on each side of implant, pain and tightness after 10 months. READ MORE

Is my Chin Implant Infected? (photo)

I haven't contacted my surgeon because it doesn't feel like an emergency. Here are some photos, one from before and one today which is 5 days after... READ MORE

Could This Be a Chin Implant Infection?

Hi, I had my chin implants done 3 years ago. 2 weeks ago started feeling pain when trying opening mouth wide. The pain is under my right ear.ENT told... READ MORE

Can a Silicone Jaw Implant become Infected or Rejected After Many Years?

Although are medpore better? i heard that they do scare tissues. I have butt implants rejection 4 months ago, is it likely to happend with silicone... READ MORE

Chin Implant Infection 6 Months Post-Op, Does it Have to be Removed or Will Antibiotics be Enough?

I had a chin implant via intraoral approach 6 months ago - in august 2011. It went completely fine. The results are more than satisfying. I did not... READ MORE

Still Experiencing Pain 1.5 Years After Chin Implant

I've done chin implant 1.5 year back,the left side was always tender warm and swollen. I've taken ciprofloxacin 3 times in this 1.5 yr.It... READ MORE

Can Common Cold or Bacterial Infection Infect Chin Implant?

Hi, I am curious to know if any other sort of infection (viral or bacterial) can possibly infect the chin implant ? Also, are diabetes or high blood... READ MORE

Infection Surrounding Chin Implant?

On Feb. 2, I had neck lipo/chin implant performed, with a pretty prominent incision/suture line afterwards. The dissolving sutures have fallen out,... READ MORE

Risk of Infection After Facial Implant?

Could you give me some figures on the prevalence of infections after a facial(chin/cheek/jaw) implant. 1 out of …? How many get an infection?... READ MORE

After Chin Implant, Is This Chronic Infection - or Skin Infection?

About 6 months ago I had a medpor chin implant procedure performed via oral incision. The first 2 weeks were fine however it soon became infected with... READ MORE

What is the Treatment for Bone Resorption After a Chin Implant?

I would like to have a chin implant and was wondering if there is a way to avoid bone resorption is this only a problem if you need to have the... READ MORE

Itching Sensation 2 Years After Chin Implant, is It a Sign of Infection?

I had a medpor chin implant surgery 2 years ago, with 2 screws in place to fix the implant. Since one month I began noticing itching sensation deep... READ MORE

If I Remove a 12 y/o Chin Implant Due to Infection, Can I Use a Filler and Get Nice Results?

I had a chin implant placed 12years ago that is most likely now infected, if I get it removed can I inject juvederm to fill in where the implant used... READ MORE

Chin implant delayed infection? (photos)

I had surgery 3.5 weeks ago intra orally. Last week it seemed healed and swelling/bruising gone. About 2 days ago it became swollen unevenly and there... READ MORE

What is the Best Treatment for an Infection Following Removal of a MedPor Chin Implant Placed and Removed Intraorally?

I had a medpor chin implant placed intraorally 5.5 weeks ago. At 4 weeks post op, I noticed swollen pus sacs along the incision site. The implant was... READ MORE

I believe my chin implant is too small, what should I do? (Photo)

I just recently got a chin augmentation surgery (silicone) about 4 days ago and I am already thinking that the implant was not large enough. The... READ MORE

I'm So Scared. I Need to Know if my Chin is Infected. My Surgeon Said No 2 Days Ago but After That, It Had Gotten Worse?

My doctor says that my chin is not infected but the incision has little holes and is leaking this orange and yellow fluid. I feel feverish and I have... READ MORE

I have itchiness and redness below the chin. Do I have an infection from intra oral silicone chin implant? (Photo)

I had an intra oral silicone implant 5 days ago with a septorhinoplasty. Bruising has come down since the operation, not currently taking pain meds... READ MORE

Can a New Chin Implant Be Placed in the Same Pocket a Previous Implant Moved, Became Infected and Pertruded out the Skin?

A previous im(above) was removed and a new one placed a year later, leaving the old scar tissue sitting atop or in the middle of the new im( that was... READ MORE

Cheek Implant Infection Please Help

Dear doctors, I am despaired with my situation. 2 weeks ago my surgeon made a diagnosis of a possible infection. Afterwards I was on antibiotics... READ MORE

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