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Foreign body reaction granuloma

Foreign Body Granuloma of Forehead


HISTORY 43-year-old woman presented in June 2013 with 6-month history of 1 cm forehead nodule that appeared during pregnancy. The soft lesion fluctuated in size according to the patient. Excisional biopsy performed on 6/1/17 revealed chronic granulomatous inflammation around refractile foreign material. The lesion appeared to be recurring 2 weeks post-operatively. DISCUSSION Foreign body granuloma…

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HISTORY 57 year old woman presented with a 6 month history of a dense nodule in the subcutaneous malar cheek. Biopsy on 3/31/2017 revealed a foreign body reaction granuloma with polarizable foreign body. Kenalog injection of the mass was performed a few months before without improvement. There is no history of Sculptra or other fillers…

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