Surgical treatment of symmastia: a systematic review of techniques, outcomes and complications
The term “symmastia” defines a confluence across the mid-sternal line of the breast mounds and subsequent loss of adhesion between sternum and pre-sternal skin. This condition...
6 days ago - Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery
Non-surgical correction of cryptotia
Cryptotia is characterized by an absence of the upper part of the temporoauricular sulcus with the superior third of the auricle buried under the temporal skin. The principle...
7 days ago - Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery
Compound or Specially Designed Flaps in the Lower Extremities
Novel and combined tissue transfers from the lower extremity provide new tools to combat soft tissue defects of the hand, foot, and ankle, or fracture nonunion. Flaps can be...
7 days ago - The Clinics
Good BYE 2020.Hello New You!
Has this year left you feeling stressed to the max? Have you been wearing your mask so much that you forget what you look like from the nose down? Say good-bye to 2020 and...
7 days ago - Plastic Surgery Center of the South
Plastic surgical management of skin cancer patients during the COVID-19 pandemic
We present our management of urgent skin cancer referrals during the COVID-19 pandemic through the utilisation of an independent plastic surgery treatment centre. During this...
7 days ago - Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery - 4 articles
Letter to the Editor regarding - “Poorly differentiated cutaneous squamous cell carcinomas have high incomplete excision rates with UK minimum recommended pre-determined surgical margins”
We read with great interest the recently published “Poorly differentiated cutaneous squamous cell carcinomas have high incomplete excision rates with UK minimum recommended...
8 days ago - Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery
How To Care for Your Skin After Your Facial Procedure
After your facial procedure, it is time to focus on healing. However, your doctor may advise you to stay away from skin products and skip portions of your facial routine. That...
8 days ago - Dr. James Apesos
Skin lightening products linked to altered steroid hormone levels
Women who misuse corticosteroid creams for cosmetic skin lightening may be at risk of developing adrenal insufficiency, according to new research.
12 days ago - ScienceDaily
Full-thickness skin graft fixation techniques: A review of the literature
Lloyd Steele, Alistair Brown, Fangyi Xie Journal of Cutaneous and Aesthetic Surgery 2020 13(3):191-196 Multiple techniques for skin graft fixation have been proposed, but the...
14 days ago - Journal of Cutaneous Online
Seven Common Plastic Surgery Complications People Tend To Ignore
Though the great majority of plastic surgeries have good outcomes and patients are happy with the results, they are still types of surgeries. Because of this, there's always a...
17 days ago - HealthWorks Collective
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