Age: Patient 45 years old Technique: Shaved hair Fue transplantation of 2500 Follicular Units of…
Transplant performed with long hair
Result at 7 months
At the age of 26 years Strip transplantation (in another foreign facility) for thickening the first line with about 900 UF
Complications: Low, straight, asymmetrical and with Plugs (very large and fake follicular units with doll effect) in the front line and over the years progression of baldness with retraction of the gulfs.
Surgical proposal of Dr. Insalaco
– Removal of plugs from the first line
– The intervention at least 3 months later, with reconstruction of the first line, gulfs and frontal area
The patient, for work and public presentation reasons, asks to perform first the thickening of the thinned areas and then, after the results obtained, to remove the Plugs from the first line.
Donor area with thick and long strip scar, therefore limited number of UF to be removed
Dr. explains to the patient that the fake effect of the first line can be reduced with the new transplant but not completely removed until the plugs are surgically removed from the first line.
The transplant was performed with long hair…
The used punch of Cole Instruments 95 mm, 2.8 mm pick-up depth (CIT technique)
Follicular Units tot= 2500
Result shown at 7 months
At 12 months the pz will perform a second operation of surgical removal of the Plugs and thickening of the I Line
RESULT AT 7 MONTHS