Management of peri-ocular skin tumours by laissez-faire technique: analysis of functional and cosmetic results

@article{Shankar2002ManagementOP,
  title={Management of peri-ocular skin tumours by laissez-faire technique: analysis of functional and cosmetic results},
  author={Jayendra Shankar and R Geetha Nair and Shannon Cavanagh Kate Sullivan},
  journal={Eye},
  year={2002},
  volume={16},
  pages={50-53}
}
Aim The role of wound healing by secondary intention in the treatment of peri-ocular skin tumours is not well established. The object of this retrospective analysis was to evaluate the functional and cosmetic outcome of patients treated by the Laissez-faire technique in situations where primary closure would not have been possible.Methods Skin defects following excision of lid and peri-ocular tumours in 24 Caucasian patients were allowed to heal by granulation. The locations included lower… CONTINUE READING

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