IP International Journal of Aesthetic and Health Rejuvenation

Healing of donor site wound after split thickness skin graft harvest in a case of systemic sclerosis

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Author Details: Narendra S. M*

Volume : 1

Issue : 3

Online ISSN : XXXX


Article First Page : 25

Article End Page : 25


Systemic sclerosis is a clinically heterogeneous, systemic disorder which affects the connective tissue of the skin, internal organs and the walls of blood vessels. Non healing ulcers of systemic sclerosis are usually managed by split thickness skin grafting. Literature search does not exactly reveal nor is very specific about the behaviour of donor site after harvesting skin graft in such patients.

Keywords: Donor site, Healing, Scleroderma.

Doi No:-10.18231