Αφαίρεση Θηλωμάτων με Laser CO2
Treatment with CO2 Laser is superior to the other methods used today and is a bloodless method for removing papillomas that does not leave marks and scars.
Papillomas or warts are small benign hyperplastic skin lesions that look like they’re hanging from the skin. It’s usually skin-colored or darker. Many call them warts, but they are not moles. They occur most frequently in the neck, eyelids, armpits and groin. They do not cause any symptoms, unless they are injured that may have pain or bleed.
– What’s the cause of the papillomas?
Papillomas are caused by the human papillomavirus (HPV). Factors predisposing to their appearance are obesity, diabetes mellitus, pregnancy and rubbing of the area.
– Body weight and Papillomas
In overweight or obese people there is a higher risk of papillomas due to increased sweating. Also, obese people have more folds on the skin and therefore friction, thus favoring the development of human papillomas.
– Papillomas and pregnancy
The papillomas usually grow in size and multiply during pregnancy. This is likely to result from weight gain and from hormonal changes occurring during pregnancy.
Since papillomas are caused by a skin virus there is always a risk of recurrence as well as a risk of new lesions – that is why their immediate removal is necessary in order to reduce the virus’s load and therefore its transmissibility to our skin
– How are they handled?
Most patients wish to remove the papillomas because they find them disturbing. The most effective treatment aesthetically is to remove them using a surgical Co2 laser or diathermocoagulation. Rarely can they also be treated with cryocoagulation or surgical resection.
– How does laser co2 work in removing papillomas?
- In a session
- Bloodless, without scars and marks
- Removal of papillomas with Laser CO2
Treatment with CO2 Laser is superior to the other methods used today and is a bloodless method for removing papillomas that does not leave marks and scars. This is because carbon dioxide laser specifically eliminates damage, without affecting the adjacent healthy skin. In this way, pain and burning sensation are reduced after the session and a better aesthetic result is achieved. Patients, in fact, can return more directly to their daily activities.
– What should I pay attention to after removing the papillomas with the co2 laser?
The area where the papillomas were removed should remain clean and dry for a few days to dry out and the remaining lesions to fall out. The doctors of Tzouma Clinic will give you detailed and complete instructions for the care of your skin after the whole process.
– Is there a risk of recurrence of papillomas?
Since papillomas are caused by a skin virus there is always a risk of recurrence as well as a risk of new lesions. That is why it is necessary to remove them immediately in order to reduce the virus’s load and therefore its transmissibility to our skin. Tzouma Clinic doctors will advise you on supplementing vitamins or other preparations if they deem it necessary to strengthen your immune system.
The CO2 laser is superior to other methods and leaves no marks and scars