Complications of a poorly planned scalp reduction in patient SQK produced a wide mid-line scar and a “Dog Ear” puckering of the scalp. The defect was corrected with an excisional repair.

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Planned Exision

Each “dog-ear” was removed with an elliptical excision and the hair that was obtained from the excised tissue was dissected into individual follicular units under a stereo-microscope and then placed into the midline scar.

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Area of Excision

Detail of Suturing and Graft Placement

Recipient Sites in Midline Scar

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