Cosmetic Surgery and Body Dysmorphic Disorder – An Update

S. Higgins, A. Wysong

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With the increasing volume and popularity of cosmetic procedures and surgeries, physicians in related specialties are increasingly likely to encounter patients with body dysmorphic disorder. Given the ethical, safety, and legal considerations involved in aesthetic procedures in these patients, accurate identification and appropriate selection for procedures is crucial.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)43-48
Number of pages6
JournalInternational Journal of Women's Dermatology
Issue number1
StatePublished - Mar 2018
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Dermatology


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