Repair of cicatricial ectropion in an infant with harlequin ichthyosis using engineered human skin.

@article{Culican2002RepairOC,
  title={Repair of cicatricial ectropion in an infant with harlequin ichthyosis using engineered human skin.},
  author={Susan M Culican and Philip L. Custer},
  journal={American journal of ophthalmology},
  year={2002},
  volume={134 3},
  pages={
          442-3
        }
}
  • Susan M Culican, Philip L. Custer
  • Published in
    American journal of…
    2002
  • Medicine
  • PURPOSE To report the use of an Apligraf (Organogenesis, Inc., Canton, Massachusetts, USA) human skin equivalent for repair of cicatricial ectropion in a patient with harlequin ichthyosis. DESIGN Interventional case report. METHODS A 6-week-old male child with harlequin ichthyosis and severe bilateral upper eyelid cicatricial ectropion underwent repair with Apligraf grafts. RESULTS After the initial repair with Apligraf grafts, recurrent bilateral upper eyelid ectropion developed… CONTINUE READING

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