Cryodestruction is a procedure for removing skin neoplasms with nitrogen. An ultra-modern method that effectively copes with the removal of pathological formations with nitrogen.
Coollaser Clinic guarantees the effectiveness and safety of every procedure.
Briefly about the main thing.
The essence of the procedure.
Types of cryosurgery.
What formations lend themselves to complete treatment?
An absolute indication for the removal of neoplasms is active growth, severe discomfort and increased size.
Cryodestruction or cryosurgery is the treatment of skin neoplasms using very low temperatures. Cryogen, acting on altered tissues, destroys cell structures. The body naturally removes dead cells and builds up healthy tissue.
Cryogen is a generic name for various freezing materials. Cryosurgery uses liquid nitrogen with a variety of application methods.
Briefly about cryodestruction or cryosurgery.
Average cryogenic temperature -180-198`C
At -198`C, an inert gas, nitrogen passes from a gaseous state to a liquid, which is necessary for the procedure
30` average exposure time for 1 skin area
Can I get burned or spilled liquid nitrogen?
Quite a common question for patients who have decided on cryodestruction. We hasten to assure you that liquid nitrogen removal is not dangerous in the experienced hands of our doctors!
Important! 0.05% of the world’s population suffers from cold allergies. It manifests itself with swelling, bumps, itching and headache after being in the cold.
The essence of the procedure
The essence of the cryodestruction procedure is in active freezing and destruction of pathological tissues. Low temperatures destroy diseased cells at different depths. After the procedure, complete healing and growth of healthy cells occurs.
Types of cryosurgery.
Removal with liquid nitrogen is possible in 3 different ways. They differ in the method of application or applicators for liquid nitrogen removal.
A cotton swab is abundantly moistened in liquid nitrogen and the pathological formation is treated in several approaches. The maximum exposure time for 1 approach is 30`.
Ideal for gentle removal of superficial lesions with liquid nitrogen: warts, nevi.
Liquid nitrogen spray removal is suitable for treating large skin areas. However, it is also suitable only for superficial lesions: acne, keratomas, removal of warts, lentigines.
Cryosurgery uses probe removal in many cases and on different parts of the body. Suitable for deep removal of formations both on the epidermis and on the mucous membrane. Typically, the probe method is used to remove benign tumors with liquid nitrogen.
What formations can be treated with cryodestruction?
Removal of scars and scars with nitrogen
Removal of warts with nitrogen
Removal of moles with nitrogen
Removal of warts with nitrogen
Cryodestruction of the cervix
Cryodestruction of tonsils
Cryodestruction of papillomas
2-3 weeks is the average period of tissue repair
15 weeks average time for wound healing after a benign tumor
The dressing applied after the cryosurgery procedure must be changed.
The wound is treated with an antiseptic and healing ointment.
We care about your health! Before any procedure, you must consult a specialist. A highly qualified doctor will be able to identify the best method of skin treatment and possible contraindications.
Allergy to cold
In case you have contraindications, then we recommend an alternative removal – laser.
You can read about the best way to remove neoplasms – Nitrogen or Laser – in the article HERE.
Coollaser Clinic in the center of Kyiv on Pechersk will carry out any procedure with high accuracy and 100% efficiency.
We recommend that you consult with our doctor before making an appointment for the procedure
Frequently Asked Questions
Laser facial resurfacing. Does it hurt?
No, this is a painless procedure, because we apply an anesthetic drug. We also carry out cold air blowing, so no pain! There may be a slight tingling.
How many procedures do I need to remove post-acne scars?
Each person's skin is unique and we cannot predict how it will recover from you. Again, during a personal examination, the doctor, based on his experience and examination of your skin, will tell you the number of sessions.
Is it possible for children to remove scars with laser resurfacing?
There are no contraindications by age. The main thing is that the baby should let us carry out this procedure. To do this, prepare him psychologically at home. Also, the skin of children is capable of regeneration much better than that of an adult, so early treatment will give excellent results and avoid social awkwardness in adolescence.
When will I be able to use makeup after polishing?
The first 3-5 days there is exfoliation of the dead part of the skin, crusts appear, there is a physiological process of healing and building new high-quality layers of the dermis, epidermis. During this period, you need to help her and use the pharmacy products Bepanten, Bepanten-plus, Solcoseril (to choose from). As soon as the crusts come off and you see your "new" face, you can start making up.
How do I know for sure if you can handle my case?
We take care of 99% of patients, even the most difficult cases (by the way, we constantly post work with unique clinical cases on social networks). But only a doctor will tell you for sure after a personal examination.
My scar is 3 cm, what is the cost?
We calculate the cost based on the price of 300 UAH. 1 sq. cm, so we can't give an exact figure by phone or online. The doctor will calculate the sum for you during a personal examination.