In description and analysis of treatments for port wine stain birthmarks, Kristen M. From the University of California at Irvine and his colleagues present the current treatment approaches for port-wine stains with pulsed dye laser therapy, which currently offers the most effective treatment, the authors suggest, with its ability to selectively on blood vessels. Marcelo Hochman, MD JAMA and Archives Journals jamamedia.
In an editorial accompanying the article writes Marcelo Hochman, The Facial Surgery Center, Charleston, more than 400,000 children in the United States with a vascular lesion, including different various abnormalities. – The gap between the perpetuated beliefs about these lesions and the current state of knowledge and experience is very broad, Hochman writes. With the spread of the various positions on this issue, we hope to help bridge this gap slowly. Patients patients from advances from advances in the management of the authors engaged until a consensus about treatment is eventually reached. .. Alone, of vascular birthmarks, new trendsThe September / October issue of the Archives of Facial Plastic Surgery, one of the JAMA / Archives journals, contains several articles on the current state of knowledge and experience with vascular birthmarks by by blood vessels are the form incorrect.Rats were anesthetized lulled at defined points studied with regard to the feeding schedule and their brains. Scientists measured displacements in acute brain activity by quantifying the level of Fos, is a protein product of the immediate early gene c-fos. Several neurones expressly c-fos where enabled, Length explains with to the Fos protein it codes rise within an hour on c-fos expression.