Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
surgical repair of the eyelid
a surgical instrument used to cut very thin slices of skin
drooping of the upper eyelid caused by muscle paralysis and weakness
removal of scars or tattoos by anesthetizing the skin surface and then sanding or wire-brushing off some of the outer skin layer
connective and adipose tissue layer just under the dermis
a split or indentation in something (as the palate or chin)
plastic surgery to remove wrinkles and other signs of aging from your face
Reduction of Polydactyl
Removal of the extra digits; supine position, zig-zag incision
AESTHETIC PROCEDURE TO RESHAPE THE CHIN BY REMOVING PART OF THE MANDIBLE OR BY AUGMENTING WITH BONE OR CARTILAGE GRAFTS OR ARTIFICIAL IMPLANTS FOR ABNORMALLY SMALL JAWS.
Manually operated device used to expand the size of a skin graft
"Cookie Cutter"; Templte for incision around the umbilicus. Also can be used to reshape nipple in breast surgery.
a congenital cleft in the middle of the upper lip
an abnormal new mass of tissue that serves no purpose
Transferring tissue from one part of the body to another(such as back, buttocks, thighs or abdomen)
De Quervain's Disease
Inflammation of the tendon sheath of the thumb.
Plastic, Cosmetic and Reconstructive Surgery
Procedure which restores appearence or function of a particular body structure.
Abbreviated Burn Severity Index
Scale used to assess severity of a burn
lubricating fluid secreted by the synovial membrane to aid in joint movement
hypertrophy of the eyelid skin
Type C UV Index
200-290 nm of ultraviolet radiation burn
any of the glands in the skin that secrete perspiration
An oil gland of the skin that produces sebum or body oil
palm of the hand
underdevelopment of an organ because of a decrease in the number of cells
cosmetic surgery of the abdomen to remove wrinkles and tighten the skin over the stomach