Treatment of Large Xanthelasma Palpebrarums with Full-Thickness Skin Grafts Obtained by Blepharoplasty


Kose R.

JOURNAL OF CUTANEOUS MEDICINE AND SURGERY, vol.17, no.3, pp.197-200, 2013 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 17 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.2310/7750.2012.12065
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF CUTANEOUS MEDICINE AND SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.197-200

Abstract

Purpose: The treatment of large xanthelasma palpebrarum cases in patients whose lesions could not be closed primarily is reported. All lesions were repaired with full-thickness skin grafts obtained by blepharoplasty of the same upper eyelid. Patient satisfaction, complications, and recurrence rates were investigated.