Hair Transplantation: June 2013
Lichen Planopilaris after Hair transplantation: Donovan,J. J Dermatol Surg. 2012
After Hair Transplant show poor grow. He exam the skin and show perifollicular erythrema,scale, scalp erythema. Skin biopsy show Lichen planopilaris. Even the scalp is free of disease before operation.
Lichen plannopilaris can develop after trauma so called Koebner phenomenon. Also psoriasis can develop after trauma or surgery.
Lessen to be learned: Poor growth might cause from. Lichen planopilaris, Psoriasis. So if skin is not free of any disease should not go for surgery.