Filler-Associated Vision Loss

Ann Q. Tran, Patrick Staropoli, Andrew J. Rong, Wendy W. Lee

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Soft tissue fillers continue to gain popularity in addressing volume loss and changes associated with facial aging. The rare but devastating complication from iatrogenic vascular occlusion can result in irreversible vision loss. This article discusses the complications of vision loss associated with fillers and reviews applicable treatment techniques and prevention methods.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)557-564
Number of pages8
JournalFacial Plastic Surgery Clinics of North America
Issue number4
StatePublished - Nov 2019


  • Central retinal artery occlusion
  • Filler complications
  • Vascular obstruction

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery


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