Journal of Cutaneous and Aesthetic Surgery

REVIEW ARTICLE
Year
: 2010  |  Volume : 3  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 20--22

Biofilms: Their role in dermal fillers


Anitha B Sadashivaiah, Venkataram Mysore 
 Venkat Charmalaya, Centre for Advanced Dermatology, Bangalore, Karnataka, India

Correspondence Address:
Anitha B Sadashivaiah
Venkat Charmalaya, Centre for Advanced Dermatology, 3437, 1st G Cross, 7th Main, Subbanna Garden, Vijayanagar, Bangalore - 560 040, Karnataka
India

Fillers are commonly used in several aesthetic indications. Though considered safe, several side effects have been reported. The role of biofilms in the causation of some of these side effects has been elucidated only recently and this article presents a short review of the subject.


How to cite this article:
Sadashivaiah AB, Mysore V. Biofilms: Their role in dermal fillers.J Cutan Aesthet Surg 2010;3:20-22


How to cite this URL:
Sadashivaiah AB, Mysore V. Biofilms: Their role in dermal fillers. J Cutan Aesthet Surg [serial online] 2010 [cited 2020 Nov 23 ];3:20-22
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