Laser for Treatment of Vascular Lesions

Mohamed L. Elsaie, Sonal Choudhary, Michael P. McLeod, Keyvan Nouri

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Abstract

Port wine stains, telangiectasias, spider angiomas, and hemangiomas can all be successfully treated using lasers. The pulse dye laser was specifically developed to target the 577-nm absorption peak of oxyhemoglobin, and is the predominant laser used for vascular lesions.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationDermatologic Surgery: Step by Step
PublisherWiley-Blackwell
Pages299-303
Number of pages5
ISBN (Print)9781444330670
DOIs
StatePublished - Sep 7 2012

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Hemangioma
Blood Vessels
Lasers
Port-Wine Stain
Dye Lasers
Telangiectasis
Oxyhemoglobins
Spiders

Keywords

  • Angioma
  • Hemangioma
  • Port wine stain
  • Pulse dye laser
  • Purpura
  • Spider angioma
  • Telangiectasia
  • Vascular lesion

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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Elsaie, M. L., Choudhary, S., McLeod, M. P., & Nouri, K. (2012). Laser for Treatment of Vascular Lesions. In Dermatologic Surgery: Step by Step (pp. 299-303). Wiley-Blackwell. https://doi.org/10.1002/9781118412633.ch38

Laser for Treatment of Vascular Lesions. / Elsaie, Mohamed L.; Choudhary, Sonal; McLeod, Michael P.; Nouri, Keyvan.

Dermatologic Surgery: Step by Step. Wiley-Blackwell, 2012. p. 299-303.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Elsaie, ML, Choudhary, S, McLeod, MP & Nouri, K 2012, Laser for Treatment of Vascular Lesions. in Dermatologic Surgery: Step by Step. Wiley-Blackwell, pp. 299-303. https://doi.org/10.1002/9781118412633.ch38
Elsaie ML, Choudhary S, McLeod MP, Nouri K. Laser for Treatment of Vascular Lesions. In Dermatologic Surgery: Step by Step. Wiley-Blackwell. 2012. p. 299-303 https://doi.org/10.1002/9781118412633.ch38
Elsaie, Mohamed L. ; Choudhary, Sonal ; McLeod, Michael P. ; Nouri, Keyvan. / Laser for Treatment of Vascular Lesions. Dermatologic Surgery: Step by Step. Wiley-Blackwell, 2012. pp. 299-303
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