Ulcerating buttock granuloma, a complication of liquid silicone injection; case report

Amer N., Al Hajji M., Al Battat M and Al Hassan M

Ulcerating granuloma secondary to injection of liquid silicon for aesthetic reasons is an uncommon complication, we are reporting a case of a 52 years old lady who developed a stubborn ulceration in her buttocks for over nine years along with periaortic lymphadenopathy following injection of liquid silicon in her buttocks for aesthetic reason. We reviewed the literature for the mode of action of this type of cosmesis and its complication.

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