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the act of removing something from one location and introducing it in another location

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The first report of autologous fat transplantation appeared in the literature in 1893 (1).
There is, however, another option used by some plastic surgeons in the past called autologous fat grafting, or fat transplantation.
The manual's 14 chapters cover definition and proposed mechanisms of non-invasive skin tightening, broadband light and laser, radiofrequency energy and hybrid devices, ultrasound tightening of facial and neck skin, lifting with barbed sutures, neck lifting with implants in patients with weak chins, lifting with fat transplantation and rebalancing, lifting with injectable fillers, lifting with neuromodulators, non-ablative tightening and lifting on the body, physical stressors for fat reduction, ultrasound for fat reduction and body contouring, laser lipolysis, and chemical lipolysis on the body.
The most recent method in own fat transplantation is the use of own fat enriched with body-own stem cells.
Edmond Griffin, an Atlanta dermatologist who specializes in fat transplantation.