Polyacrylamide soft tissue filler nodule mimicking a mucoepidermoid carcinoma

K.H. Karagozoglu, I. van der Waal

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    A 39-year-old woman is described in whom histopathologic examination of a nodule of the cheek mucosa was suggestive of a mucoepidermoid carcinoma. Only after the availability of a wider surgical specimen was a distinct foreign body reaction to polyacrylamide soft tissue filler observed. On inquiry, the patient admitted to having this filler injected into her nasolabial folds 3 years previously
    Original languageUndefined/Unknown
    Pages (from-to)578-580
    JournalInternational Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
    Issue number6
    Publication statusPublished - 2008

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