Aesthetic surgery of the buttocks: Imaging appearance

Susan J. Frank, Milana Flusberg, Shari Friedman, Michael Sternschein, Ellen L. Wolf, Marjorie W. Stein

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Familiarity with the imaging appearance and potential complications of buttocks aesthetic surgery is important for radiologists. In this review, we illustrate the spectrum of imaging features after buttocks implants, liposuction, fat injections and silicone injections. Complications such as fat necrosis, abscess, and silicone migration are also presented.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)133-139
Number of pages7
JournalSkeletal Radiology
Issue number2
StatePublished - Feb 1 2014


  • Buttocks
  • Cosmetic
  • Silicone

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging


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