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Research Article

1927 nm Thulium Laser Successfully Treats PostInflammatory Hyperpigmentation in Skin of Color

Table 1

Response to 1927 nm wavelength laser among patients with postinflammatory hyperpigmentation.

AgeGenderAffected siteCause of pigmentationSkin typeDuration of pigmentation (months)Number of laser sessionsDowntime (days)Dermatologist evaluation of improvementPatient evaluation of improvementParadoxical pigmentation

122FFaceChemical peelingIV317Excellent4None
218FFaceAcneIV517Excellent4None
328FForearmEczemaIV715Satisfactory3None
439FBreastPostmammoplastyIV426Satisfactory3None
525FLegsLaser hair removalIV826Satisfactory3None
642FAbdomenPostliposuctionIV745Not satisfactory2None
721FAbdomenPostcarbondioxide laserIV916Excellent4None
830FDorsum of footBurn scar with PIHIV1125Satisfactory2None
944FAbdomenPostabdominoplastyIV61NANANANA

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