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  • Surgery for scar revision and reduction: from primary closure to flap surgery. [Review]
    Burns Trauma 2019; 7:7Ogawa R
  • Scars are the final result of the four processes that constitute cutaneous wound healing, namely, coagulation, inflammation, proliferation, and remodeling. Permanent scars are produced if the wounds reach the reticular dermis. The nature of these scars depends on the four wound healing processes. If the remodeling process is excessive, collagen degradation exceeds collagen synthesis and atrophic …
  • Congenital Midline Cervical Cleft and W-Plasty: Our Experience. [Journal Article]
    Int J Otolaryngol 2018; 2018:5081540Bahakim A, Francois M, Van Den Abbeele T
  • CONCLUSIONS: With a little more than 200 published cases, our series represents the largest series worldwide. The lesion is usually isolated, and no further investigation is required. Surgery is the mainstay of treatment, with complete excision being usually curative. It should be treated at an early age to prevent complications. In our experience, W-plasty was a good alternative to the most commonly used Z-plasty, in skin closure, with respect to both aesthetic and functional results.
  • New technical method to correct secondary vermilion deformities with cleft lip. [Case Reports]
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 2018; 71(12):1810-1815Yotsuyanagi T, Yamashita K, … Kitada A
  • Various techniques for correcting whistling deformities that occurred after primary surgery for cleft lip have been reported. These techniques are mainly intended to correct the lack of volume of the red lip. However, irregularity of the dry-wet lip junction (mucocutaneous junction) in the red lip has rarely been mentioned. If the wet lip is located in an exposed area, not only is the aesthetic a…
  • The application of W-plasty combined Botox-A injection in treating sunk scar on the face. [Journal Article]
    Medicine (Baltimore) 2018; 97(30):e11427Chen H, Pan W, … Tan Q
  • This study was aimed to explore the effect of W-plasty combined Botox-A injection in improving appearance of scar.According to the inclusive and exclusive criteria, patients received W-plasty combined Botox-A injection (study group) or traditional (control group) scar repairment were enrolled in this study. After surgery, a follow-up ranged from 1 to 2 years was conducted. The effectiveness of su…
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