Alopecia Reduction by Scalp Expansion

Manders, Ernest K.; Graham III, William P.
December 1984
Journal of Dermatologic Surgery & Oncology;Dec84, Vol. 10 Issue 12, p967
Academic Journal
Areas of alopecia may be eliminated by scalp expanders. This is accomplished by subgaleal placement of soft tissue expanders under normal scalp adjacent to defect. Subsequent inflation and advancement of the expanded scalp resurfaces the defect with an excellent aesthetic result.


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