Who can undergo vitiligo surgery? What are the sundry types of treatment?
Only those patients are considered eligible for undergoing vitiligo surgery who are facing either stable or segmental vitiligo that is particularly not responding to any medications and other less invasive treatment procedures. As we all know, vitiligo is a problem that makes the person feel embarrassed about their looks and consequently they develop psychosocial distress. Therefore, a Vitiligo surgery Hospital not only focuses on the patient to do away with the problem but also helps him to psychologically overcome this problem.
The following patients who suffer from problems other than vitiligo are considered eligible in undergoing the surgical procedure;
The surgical approach of the vitiligo treatment is based on the extraction of the healthy pigmentation cells from some part of the body of the patient and then the extracted cells are supposed to be transfused in the area which is to be treated.
Yes, there are sundry methods by which the cells can be transfusion in the area to be treated. The choice of the method is taken up based on:
The customary grafting techniques which are ordinarily taken into account are listed as the following:
In this procedure, the tissues of the donor zone are transplanted in the recipient zone.
This stratagem involves the extraction of the skin grafts with the split-thickness from the donor area which is having well-pigmentation cells. These skin grafts are then implanted in the recipient zones consecutively.
Blister grafting is a method that incorporates the generation of blisters in the epidermal layer. This phenomenon is carried out by exerting pressure on the skin which has normal pigmentation cells.
This procedure aims to transfuse the following:
Subsequent complications are associated with vitiligo surgery. But it is relevant to mention here that these complications will only come into existence if the treatment is performed by a non-skilled cosmetic surgeon. So let us get ahead with the list of the complications: