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Laser for Scars

  • Voraphol Vejjabhinanta
  • Shalu S. Patel
  • Keyvan Nouri
Chapter

Abstract

Introduction of scar pathogenesis, epidemiology, and classifications

Indications and contraindications for laser scar treatment

Appropriate management of scars, including pre- and post-operative techniques

Keywords

Hypertrophic Scar Intense Pulse Light Acne Scar Fitzpatrick Skin Type Intralesional Corticosteroid 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Voraphol Vejjabhinanta
    • 1
    • 2
  • Shalu S. Patel
    • 3
  • Keyvan Nouri
    • 4
    • 5
  1. 1.Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous SurgeryUniversity of Miami, Leonard M. Miller School of MedicineMiamiUSA
  2. 2.Department of Dermatology, Siriraj HospitalMahidol UniversityBangkokThailand
  3. 3.Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous SurgeryUniversity of Miami, Miller School of MedicineMiamiUSA
  4. 4.Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer CenterUniversity of Miami HospitalMiamiUSA
  5. 5.Clinics Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous SurgeryUniversity of Miami, Leonard M. Miller School of MedicineMiamiUSA

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