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- Hylaform gel is contraindicated for use in breast augmentation, or for implantation into bone, tendon, ligament, or muscle,
- Hylaform gel is contraindicated for patients with a history of known hypersensitivity to avian proteins.
- Hylaform gel must not be injected into blood vessels. Introduction of Hylaform gel into the vasculature may occlude the vessels and could cause infarction or embolization.
Last reviewed on RxList: 7/11/2013
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
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