chemexfoliation

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chemabrasion

 [kēm″ah-bra´zhun]
superficial destruction of the epidermis and the upper layer of the dermis by application of a cauterant to the skin; done to remove marks and lesions such as scars or tattoos. Called also chemical peel.

chem·ex·fo·li·a·tion

(kem'eks-fō'lē-ā'shŭn),
A chemosurgical technique designed to remove acne scars or treat chronic skin changes caused by exposure to sunlight.
Synonym(s): chemical peeling

chemexfoliation

/chem·ex·fo·li·a·tion/ (kēm″eks-fo″le-a´shun) chemabrasion.

chemexfoliation

A technique in which phenol or trichloroacetic acid (TCA) is ‘painted’ on elderly sun-exposed skin covered by extensive premalignant actinic keratosis

chem·ex·fo·li·a·tion

(kem'eks-fō-lē-ā'shŭn)
A chemosurgical technique to remove acne scars or treat chronic skin changes caused by sunlight.

chemexfoliation

chemabrasion.
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