Cross‐face nerve grafting (CFNG) is an important treatment for patients with facial palsy. Currently, two‐stage CFNG is frequently performed. CFNG is performed first, followed by coaptation when innervation reaches the grafted nerve ending. The present study compared single‐stage CFNG with conventional two‐stage CFNG.
We retrospectively reviewed data of 17 patients who underwent...
A depressed tracheostomy scar can be esthetically unacceptable. We describe a new technique for managing tracheostomy scars using platysma muscle repositioning and the application of an acellular dermal substitute.
Seventeen patients with depressed tracheostomy scars were identified for scar management. The time between tracheostomy tube removal and scar management was 29 months...
Background Extramammary Paget’s disease (EMPD) is a rare cutaneous malignancy; however, the standard treatment of EMPD has not been established. In this study, we applied mapping biopsy to penoscrotal EMPD and evaluated its effects. Methods A retrospective chart review was performed to determine the outcomes of patients with primary penoscrotal EMPD who underwent surgery at our institution between...
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