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Case Report

Respiratory Disease following Illicit Injection of Silicone: A Case Report

Figure 3

Pathologic specimens obtained during bronchoscopy from a 30-year-old female after illicit silicone injection to subcutaneous tissue. Findings: Silicone infiltration with subsequent spillage into alveolar spaces; exogenous lipoid pneumonia-type injury pattern.

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