Autologous fat grafting as a treatment for post-herpetic neuralgia - a pilot trial investigating patient reported levels of pain and safety and feasibility.

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Project Details


Pilot trial investigating the effect of fat grafting on posherpetic neuraliga. A first in the world pilot trial with 10 patients included.

Key findings

5 out of ten-patients were pain-free after the treatment. 3 patients had some effekt of the treatment and 2 patients did not experience any effect.
Short titleFat grafting for post-herpetic neuralgia.
Effective start/end date01/04/201831/08/2019

Research Output

  • 1 Journal article

Treatment of chronic post-herpetic neuralgia with autologous fat grafts: a first-in-the-world case report

Sollie, M. & Sørensen, J. A., Nov 2019, In : British Journal of Pain. 13, 4, p. 239-243

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