Reduction Procedures

  • Pierre Bouhanna
  • Jean-Claude Dardour

Abstract

Repeated reduction is theoretically the best technique for the treatment of baldness. It is the most simple procedure, consisting essentially of excision and suture; it is the quickest, the result being immediate, and the safest, complications being rare. It is also the most cosmetically successful, since the zone of coverage is perfectly uniform at the cost of a single scar. However, the main deficiencies of this technique are inability to routinely cover the frontal region and the displacement of hair-bearing zones, which may become partly bald in the future.

Keywords

Filtration Oncol Expense Adrenaline Xylocaine 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Pierre Bouhanna
    • 1
  • Jean-Claude Dardour
    • 2
  1. 1.ParisFrance
  2. 2.ParisFrance

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