Avoiding Extended Scar in Skin Expansion: Alagoz Technique

ALAGÖZ M. Ş. , Oksuz S., Keskin M., YAŞAR E. K. , Eren F., Hasdemir M., ...Daha Fazla

JOURNAL OF CRANIOFACIAL SURGERY, cilt.26, 2015 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier


The principal aim of skin expansion is to provide additional donor tissue without extra donor-site morbidity. Most of the reports about tissue expansion are focused on the properties of expander. Donor-site decision is usually underestimated. Here, we offer to use the defect area and surrounding healthy tissue as the donor site.