port wine stains

Path to cure port-wine stains
Path to cure port-wine stains80% of port-wine stains improve with laser treatment, but less than 20% clear completely. In this article, with Dr. Iris Kedar Rubin, reviews effective treatment strategies.
Pediatric patients benefit from laser treatmentsLasers can be used in novel ways to treat skin conditions such as port wine stains, unwanted eyeliner tattoos and bruising, according to an expert who spoke Thursday at the 2014 Annual Meeting of the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery.
3-D imaging tracks port wine stain changesA new study shows that three-dimensional high precision surface imaging can be used to monitor changes in the area and volume of port wine stains following laser treatment.