Many years ago I had silicone injected into my smile lines. Will injecting with Widase or Vitrase dissolve the silicone?

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Karamanoukian

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Silicone cannot be removed with Vitrase. I would begin by assessing the soft tissue reaction using the Karamanoukian Grading system for silicone fillers. 

Best, 

Dr. Karamanoukian

Los Angeles


Los Angeles Plastic Surgeon
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