Venkatesh Purohit

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Follicular unit extraction (FUE) is a surgical procedure, which can be used to transplant follicular units into vitiliginous areas. Such follicular unit transplant has been recently used to repigment stable vitiligo patches. FUE was done for a 12-year-old female with a stable vitiligo patch with leukotrichia on the eyebrow. Repigmentation was noted in 6(More)
Mucous cysts are one of the common cystic lesions of minor salivary glands seen mostly on mucous surface of lower lip and buccal mucosa. Many modalities of treatment for mucosal cysts exist including excision and suturing, deroofing, marsupialization, radiosurgery and cryotherapy. We have used 88% phenol as a mode of treatment of mucosal cysts.
As the lesions were stable and the patient was not showing any response to medical treatment, surgical excision and primary closure were suggested as treatment to the patient. An informed consent was taken. Surgical excision of both the lesions was done with a number-15-blade [Figure 2]. Undermining was done with the blade and anterior and posterior borders(More)
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