Pressotherapy of a postoperative scar with the application of non-sterile silicone dressings in a 56-year-old woman treated for breast cancer in the Holycross Cancer Centre in Kielce

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Scarring is a natural process of wound healing. In some cases, however, there is formation of hypertrophic scars and keloids that are the result of collagen decomposition and synthesis. A disturbed scarring process causes functional, aesthetic, and psychological disorders in the patient. Silicone dressings in the form of plasters or gel are used in the… (More)

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@inproceedings{Kielcach2016PressotherapyOA, title={Pressotherapy of a postoperative scar with the application of non-sterile silicone dressings in a 56-year-old woman treated for breast cancer in the Holycross Cancer Centre in Kielce}, author={Onkologii w Kielcach and Paweł Macek and Małgorzata Terek-Derszniak and Anna M. Lipińska and Ewa Błaszkiewicz and H. J. Krol and Stanisław Głuszek and Stanisław G{\'o}źdż and Jan Kochanowski}, year={2016} }