Tissue expansion for the surgical correction of complications caused by hair replacement fiber implants

A case of a 45-year-old man affected by androgenetic alopecia who received implantation of monacrylic hair fibers, and developed painful abscesses at the fiber implantation sites is presented. The surgical treatment was to place a U-shaped tissue expander bilaterally in the occipital and parietal area of the scalp. At the end of the expansion, three flaps… CONTINUE READING