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Question: cosmetic surgery

 cosmeticsurgerydelhi - Fri Aug 06, 2010 8:11 am

Plastic and cosmetic surgeries didn't become common until the 20th century. In the 19th century the first cleft palate was repaired in the United States by a surgeon who designed his own tools, but the first plastic surgeries were developed around World War I due to numerous casualties having damage done that altered their way of living and had permanently disfigured them. The greatest discovery from this plastic surgery was the flap surgery techniques. Flap surgery involves moving sections of tissue from one area of the body, usually the side of the back, to other parts of tehbody while keeping the tissues blood flow in tact. This allows for greater success in repairing and rebuilding the body after injury.Read more...
 Dr.M.Aroon kamath - Mon Aug 09, 2010 11:09 pm

User avatar Hi,
Thank you for the information. Any questions??
Best wishes!

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