matricectomy

matricectomy

The use of caustic chemicals, surgery or cryotherapy to selectively destroy part of the nail bed in patients with ingrown toenails.
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* Total nail removal without matricectomy. In this procedure, the nail is removed entirely, but the nail matrix is not destroyed.
Comparison of effectiveness of electrocautery and phenol application in partial matricectomy after partial nail extraction in the treatment of ingrown nails.
Chemical matricectomy with phenol for the treatment of ingrowing toenail: a review of the literature and follow-up of 172 treated patients.
However, any chemical matricectomy, cannot be definite as it is most likely to be uncontrolled, will either be more or suboptimal.
Cases of Group A and B were subjected to Phenol Matricectomy (PMC) and Sodium Hydroxide Matricectomy (SHMC) respectively.
In a prospective, randomized, controlled trial, 44 patients undergoing phenolization matricectomy involving digital block injection of 70 toes received either anesthetic and epinephrine or anesthetic and digital tourniquet (J.
An excision with a 4mm safety margin and total surgical matricectomy were performed.
Objectives To compare the results of surgical treatment of ingrowing toenail with nail excision with chemical matricectomy versus nail excision alone.
Digital block with and without epinephrine during chemical matricectomy with phenol.
Daniel performs a chemical matricectomy in nearly all patients after making sure that the surgical field is dry and bloodless.
Para la realizacion de este estudio se obtuvieron las variables anteriormente descritas mediante los datos cuantitativos de las diferentes investigaciones empiricas publicadas, en la base de datos bibliografica Medline[R] (Pubmed) usando los descriptores "onychocryptosis", "phenol", "phenol alcohol" y "phenol matricectomy alcohol".
Chemical matricectomy with 10% sodium hidroxide for the treatment of ingrowing toenails.