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Can my sister's fat be transferred to me if we have the same parents?
No, fat transfer can only be done with/ between genetically identical twins at this time. Best,
Gary R Culbertson, MD, FACS
No it won't work. It would only work if you and your sister were identical twins with the exact same genetic makeup, otherwise your body would reject the fat.
La Jolla, California