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Boca Raton, FL

Should I remove chin implan if numbness 2 yrs later still

March 2008, I had a med size silicone chin implant- numbness on entire left side of lips and chin has remained 2 yrs- awful!

My doc says remove and 90% certainty or greater it will go away at least 90% and no sag beccuase i have good skin? 48 yrs old- 3 other docs say 50% improvemnet or less on the numbness, some say may need scar tissue scraping procedure for nerve damage, some say sagging?

I'm going crazy- can't stand it in afraid to remove? My doc is well respected in many circles?

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Beverly Hills, CA
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February 14, 2010 12:09 PM


It is difficult to determine exactly what your needs are without performing an examination. At this point it would be best for you to speak with your physician further as (more)
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