The necessity for treatment of childhood port-wine stains

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Abstract

The pulsed tunable dye laser has recently become available for the treatment of children with port-wine stains. Parental reactions and psychosocial implications of untreated port-wine stains in children are reviewed. It is recommended that children with port-wine stains be treated as early as possible to prevent adverse sequelae to their psychological development.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)317-318
Number of pages2
JournalCutis
Volume45
Issue number5
StatePublished - 1990

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Port-Wine Stain
Dye Lasers
Therapeutics
Psychology

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  • Dermatology
  • Immunology and Allergy

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The necessity for treatment of childhood port-wine stains. / Wagner, Karen; Wagner, Richard.

In: Cutis, Vol. 45, No. 5, 1990, p. 317-318.

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