chemical matricectomy

chemical matricectomy

Podiatry The use of a caustic chemical–eg, phenol, to selectively destroy part of the nail bed in Pts with ingrown toenails. See Matricectomy.
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Chemical matricectomy with 10% sodium hidroxide for the treatment of ingrowing toenails.
Sodium hydroxide chemical matricectomy for the treatment of ingrown toenails: Comparison of three different application periods.
However, any chemical matricectomy, cannot be definite as it is most likely to be uncontrolled, will either be more or suboptimal.
Chemical matricectomy with phenol for the treatment of ingrowing toenail: a review of the literature and follow-up of 172 treated patients.
Chemical Matricectomy is ablation of nail matrix after the partial or total nail avulsion with the help of Phenol or Sodium Hydroxide (NaOH).
Chemical matricectomy is such an ideal method fulfilling all these criteria and producing excellent results in all stages and even in recurrent ingrown toenails14.
Cevdet Altinyazar and his colleagues randomized patients to receive either 2% lidocaine or lidocaine with epinephrine for anesthesia for chemical matricectomy of ingrown toenails of the great toe (Dermatol.
Objectives To compare the results of surgical treatment of ingrowing toenail with nail excision with chemical matricectomy versus nail excision alone.
In group I patients, nail avulsion with chemical matricectomy with 88% phenol was done.
Digital block with and without epinephrine during chemical matricectomy with phenol.
Chemical matricectomy with %10 sodium hydroxide fort he treatment of ingrowing toenails.
Daniel performs a chemical matricectomy in nearly all patients after making sure that the surgical field is dry and bloodless.