J Craniofac Surg 2017 Feb 15. Epub 2017 Feb 15.
Department of Plastic Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt.
Facial scaring is considered one of the most difficult cosmetic problems for any plastic surgeon to solve. The condition is more difficult if the direction of the scar is not parallel to relaxed skin tension lines. Attempts to manage this difficult situation included revisions using geometric designs, Z plasties or W plasties to camouflage the straight line visible scaring. Read More