Journal of Universal Surgery

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Lipofilling in burn scars

Joint Event on 3rd European Conference on Surgery, Plastic Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery
March 25-26, 2019 | Budapest, Hungary

Georges Ghanime

Lebanese University, Lebanon

Scientific Tracks Abstracts: J Univer Surg


Over the past years, lipofilling has been used for many pathologies and sequelae. a total of 215 burn scars were assessed (from february 2009 to may 2018). half of scar area was treated through injection of adipose tissue harvested from subcutaneous fat and processed in accordance with the coleman technique. clinically a marked improvement was observed, which can be seen in 3 months, but most of all, documented at 6 months. in addition, from a clinical point of view, an improvement has been documented, both functional and aesthetic. lipofilling for burn scar complete and improve the results of standard surgical procedures, with long - term care setting and long-acting results.

Biography :

Georges Ghanimé is the Past-President of The Lebanese Society of Plastic Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery, LSPRAS. He is also the Chair of Department of Surgery, as well as the Head Division, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery. He is in Faculty of Medicine, of Lebanese University in Geitawi. He is in the Head division of Surgery in the Lebanese Geitawi Burn Center since its opening in 1992(the First Burn Center in Lebanon and Unique) and as well as the head of the LEBANESE GETAWI BURN CENTERS. He is the member of SOF.CPRE, I.S.B.I., L’I.S.A.P.S., L’E.S.A.P.S., I.P.R.A.S. He is also the National Representative, M.B.C.

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