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Year : 2007  |  Volume : 73  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 60--62

Mesotherapy


Consultant Dermatologist, Malar Hospital, Chennai, India

Correspondence Address:
Maya Vedamurthy
AB-76, 1st Street, Anna Nagar, Chennai-600010
India
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DOI: 10.4103/0378-6323.30661

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Mesotherapy is a technique which involves microinjections of conventional homeopathic medication and/ or vitamins into the mesoderm or middle layer of the skin to promote healing or corrective treatment to a specific area of the body. It is a debatable addition in the therapeutic armamentarium in the management of skin rejuvenation. However, dermatologists have to use this cautiously and judiciously as at present there is a lot of controversy regarding its efficacy and safety despite the fact that mesotherapy is gaining popularity in the West.






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