Scar Management and Scar Revisions
Favourable healing; use of hidden (subcuticular) stitch greatly improves chances for fine scarring
Unfavourable scarring - widening and visible stitch marks
Unfavourable scarring - hypertrophic scarring on the forearm
Unfavourable scarring - hypertrophic scar after abdominal surgery; suitable for treatment with steroid injections
Unfavourable scarring - keloid scar after ear piercing
Unfavourable scarring - Keloid scar after the trivial skin surgery !
Skin contracture in the finger corrected with multiple skin flaps
I am grateful to all patients who have kindly agreed for their pictures to be used here.