Reparation of a severe case of aplasia cutis congenita with engineered skin.


Aplasia cutis congenita (ACC) is an uncommon congenital malformation. It is characterized by defects of the skin that occur most frequently on the scalp along the midline, but can also be localized on the trunk, face and limbs, usually with a symmetrical distribution. When it is localized in the skull it can extend to the dura mater, leaving only the thin… (More)