Tired of hiding the white patches. Mini punch grafting can help you get rid of vitiligo patches permanently.
One’s appearance builds the confidence in self and inculcates the ability to face the society. With vitiligo, the aesthetic aspects get impaired and starts affecting psychology of the person. In stable vitiligo condition, one of the surgical treatments – Mini Punch Grafting is able to provide solution by re-pigmentating the affected skin area.
In this treatment the epidermis containing active melanocyte is punched (donor area) and grafted in the achromatic skin area (recipient area); and with healing, the melanocytes spread into neighbouring tissue and brings about re-pigmentation, enhancing the aesthetic aspect of the impaired look.
No, patients with stable vitiligo of resistant nature are only considered for surgical treatment like Mini Punch Grafting.
Following the healing, one can start seeing the early signs of pigmentation in the recipient area and in next 2-3 months, the re-pigmentation is clearly visible.
Patients above 18 years are considered for punch grafting.
The whole procedure is done under the effect of local anaesthesia. And post-procedure medication contains NSAID which comforts the patient from pain.
Most of the patients get benefited from punch grafting.