SESSION TITLE: Student/Resident Case Report Poster - Pulmonary Vascular Disease II
SESSION TYPE: Student/Resident Case Report Poster
PRESENTED ON: Tuesday, October 25, 2016 at 01:30 PM - 02:30 PM
INTRODUCTION: Silicone embolization following illicit use of Liquid injectable Silicon for soft tissue augmentation is a well-known phenomenon. Illicit use of Liquid injectable silicon for cosmetic augmentation of breasts & buttocks is quite common among certain professions especially strip dancers. In the United States, liquid silicone is FDA approved only for intraocular use.