Mechanism of Linear Scar Formation After Scalp Surgery: Preventive Measures

  • Masumi Inaba
  • Yoshikata Inaba


Various methods have been adopted for suturing incisions in hair-bearing scalp; the general suture method, the zigzag method, the skin flap method, and the tissue expander method.


Hair Loss Sebaceous Gland Outer Root Sheath Androgenetic Alopecia Hair Bulb 
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© Springer Japan 1996

Authors and Affiliations

  • Masumi Inaba
    • 1
  • Yoshikata Inaba
    • 2
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Aesthetic Plastic SurgeryInaba ClinicSuginami-ku, Tokyo, 166Japan
  2. 2.Department of DermatologyThe Jikei University School of MedicineMinato-ku, Tokyo, 105Japan
  3. 3.Department of DermatologyInaba Aesthetic Plastic SurgerySuginami-ku, Tokyo, 166Japan

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