Treatment of syringoma using an ablative 10,600-nm carbon dioxide fractional laser: a prospective analysis of 35 patients.

@article{Cho2011TreatmentOS,
  title={Treatment of syringoma using an ablative 10,600-nm carbon dioxide fractional laser: a prospective analysis of 35 patients.},
  author={Sung Bin Cho and Hee Jung Kim and Seongmin Noh and Sang Ju Lee and Young Koo Kim and Ju Hee Lee},
  journal={Dermatologic surgery : official publication for American Society for Dermatologic Surgery [et al.]},
  year={2011},
  volume={37 4},
  pages={433-8}
}
BACKGROUND Treatment of syringoma aims to destroy the dermal tumor using methods that can include surgical excision, electrodessication, cryosurgery, chemical peeling, and laser ablation, but complete removal of syringomas is often unsuccessful, and recurrence occurs frequently. OBJECTIVE To investigate the therapeutic efficacy of an ablative 10,600-nm carbon dioxide fractional laser system (CO(2) FS) for the treatment of periorbital syringomas. METHODS Thirty-five patients with periorbital… CONTINUE READING