Fibrous Papule of the Face Treatment & Management
- Author: Simone Laube, MD, MRCP; Chief Editor: Dirk M Elston, MD more...
The lesion is benign, but it may be removed to confirm the diagnosis or for cosmetic reasons. Surgical procedures include curettage, shave excision, or elliptical excision. Laser treatment with pulsed dye laser, CO2 laser, and KTP laser has been successfully used for the treatment of angiofibromas such as tuberous sclerosis.
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