Minimizing postoperative drainage with 20% ferric chloride after chemical matricectomy with phenol


Aksakal A., Atahan C., Oztas P., Oruk S.

DERMATOLOGIC SURGERY, vol.27, no.2, pp.158-160, 2001 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 27 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2001
  • Doi Number: 10.1046/j.1524-4725.2001.00180.x
  • Journal Name: DERMATOLOGIC SURGERY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.158-160

Abstract

BACKGROUND. Phenol used in partial matricectomy shows its effects by denaturing matrix proteins. This highly successful method has the major problem of oozing which can continue for 5-6 weeks.