Scleroderma Mouth: Will Fat Grafting Help?
South Africa, ZA
4 months ago
Will fat grafting help with mouth opening. Need to wear dentures. Please help. Very depressed. Thanks doc
Doctor Answers 1
There a a few articles with limited patient experience noting improvement in scleroderma after fat grafting.The grafted stem cells that are transferred with the fat seem to be beneficial.OK to do it and could help.Best wishes,Dr .Denkler
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