Egyptian Journal of Dermatology and Venerology

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2020  |  Volume : 40  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 62--65

Treatment of a wide wound area with extensive necrosis by modern dressing in a 1-month-old infant


Robabeh Ahmadli1, Abolfazl Mohammadbeigi2, Narges Farshadpour3 
1 Department of Nursing, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Qom University of Medical Sciences, Qom, Iran
2 Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Neurology and Neuroscience Research Center, Qom University of Medical Sciences, Qom, Iran
3 Department of Nursing, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Artesh University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran

Correspondence Address:
Abolfazl Mohammadbeigi
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Neuroscience Research Center, Qom University of Medical Sciences, Qom, 3715614566
Iran

The current report aimed to introduce the history of wound treatment in a 1-month-old infant that was taken care by modern dressing with Aquasel tender wet plus and Colactive R plus collagen. The patient was admitted to the hospital with seizure, but after complete physical examination, it was revealed that her left thigh had experienced burning, and an extensive necrosis had occurred at the child’s skin. Injury debridement was conducted owing to vastness of the area of injury, and according to consultation with the children plastic surgeon, skin graft of patient was recommended. However, modern dressing with Aquasel tender wet plus and Colactive R plus collagen was used for treatment besides the combination dressing of Aquasel Ag+, foam Aquasel, and colactive collagen. Finally, the patient was treated with modern dressing and healed completely after 45 days.


How to cite this article:
Ahmadli R, Mohammadbeigi A, Farshadpour N. Treatment of a wide wound area with extensive necrosis by modern dressing in a 1-month-old infant.Egypt J Dermatol Venerol 2020;40:62-65


How to cite this URL:
Ahmadli R, Mohammadbeigi A, Farshadpour N. Treatment of a wide wound area with extensive necrosis by modern dressing in a 1-month-old infant. Egypt J Dermatol Venerol [serial online] 2020 [cited 2020 Jun 5 ];40:62-65
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