Remedial plastic surgery is performed in abnormal body structures caused by different diseases; it generally seeks to improve, restore or reconstruct forms similar to the normal ones in appearance and function.
Several pathologies are associated to this specialty area and may be treated, including:
· Acquired defects:
Wounds in aesthetic-functional areas such as face, hand, articular folds, Post-trauma, face fractures ( nose, jaw, maxilla)
· Mammary remedial surgery:
Gigantomasty, breast asymmetries, breast absence, breast post-resection, gynecomasty.
· Congenital defects:
Palatine fissure, hare lip, syndactylia, face-cranium fissures, auricular deformities, gigantic nevus, hemangioma, among others.
· Burns treatment surgery:
Treatment of acute period and its sequels
· Microsurgery and reimplant