Argon Laser Treatment of Portwine Stain, its Application and Limitations

  • T. Matsumoto
  • T. Ohura
Conference paper

Abstract

Application of argon laser (Ar) treatment to portwine stain (PS) and other superficial lesions of the skin was studied for an 8-year period in about 800 cases. Results of the treatment and some of its limitations were reported.

Keywords

Argon Hemangioma miLi Vermillion 

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References

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    Matsumoto, T.,Ohura, T., Fujii, H.,et al.: Argon laser treatment of portwine stains using fiber bundle scanner. Transaction of The 4th Congress of the International Society for Laser Surgery, edited by Atsumi, K., 1, 17–20, Lap.Soc. Laser Medicine, Tokyo, 1981.Google Scholar
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    Matsumoto, T.,Ohura, T., Sugihara, T.,et al.: Argon laser treatment of cutaneous lesions — A new device for the mode of laser irradiation in each cutaneous lesion and its problem. J.Japan Soc. Laser Medicine 5: 137–142, 1985.Google Scholar

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© Springer-Verlag Berlin, Heidelberg 1988

Authors and Affiliations

  • T. Matsumoto
    • 1
  • T. Ohura
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Plastic Surgery, School of MedicineHokkaido UniversitySapporoJapan

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