Wound healing--scar wars.

  title={Wound healing--scar wars.},
  author={Mark W. J. Ferguson},
  journal={The Ulster Medical Journal},
  volume={67 },
  pages={37 - 40}
Scafring following wounding is a major medical problem. In skin wounds or bums scarring often leads to adverse cosmesis and consequent psychological problems, adverse function particularly over joints and retardation of growth especially in children. Scarring in muscle adversely affects movement and can cause ankylosis. In abdominal and pelvic organs… CONTINUE READING