Acute Renal Failure following Novel Subcutaneous Fat Reduction with Injected Ice Slurry.
Medical City Weatherford
Drug-Related Side Effects and Adverse Reactions, Intraoperative complications
Internal Medicine | Plastic Surgery | Surgical Procedures, Operative
A new fat-freezing injection may pose significant health risks. Subcutaneous injection of partially frozen normal saline and glycerol has been shown to significantly reduce adipose tissue. This article reports the first human case and adverse reactions following this new procedure.
Publisher or Conference
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery - GlobalOpen
McMahan DL, Dehbozorgi H, Lam QN, et al. Acute Renal Failure following Novel Subcutaneous Fat Reduction with Injected Ice Slurry. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2021;9(7):e3719. Published 2021 Jul 12. doi:10.1097/GOX.0000000000003719