Burn

Burn reconstruction

indication

burn scarring and deformities in different parts in the body due to 2nd and 3rd degree old burns led to functional disabilities and cosmetic disfigurement

definition

reconstruction and removal of old burns by two methods either: o Serial excision of the old burn with 6 months gap between each stage o Complete excision and reconstruction with the usage of soft tissue expanders under the adjacent normal skin to give sufficient skin for coverage of the burned area after removal

Operative Time

according to old burned area (several stages)

anesthesia

general

Hospital Stay

several hours

scars

o According to the old burn o Plastic sub-cuticular closure o Fades away after 6 months and up to 1 year o Scar reduction topical application or laser sessions during this period

labs Needed

o Complete blood picture o Liver and kidney functions o Coagulation profile o Random blood sugar

convalescence

o One day at home o Avoid sweating and wetting of the wounds o Meticulous preservation of the expanders insertion sites from trauma and sharp objects during the whole period of expansion o Minimal pain, edema and bruises first 3 weeks o Wearing the suitable pressure garment for one and half month

Final Result

after one year from the reconstruction with normal skin instead of the old burned areas after end of all the stages

NB

smoking and uncontrolled diabetes cause surgical complications

Price

several hospitals with packages suitable for everybody (same medical service – different hotel services)

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