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  • Salicyclic acid is not absorbed by the skin, but it rapidly kills the cells of the epidermis, without affecting the immediately subjacent cells of the dermis ("true skin").
  • For this purpose the skin is tied by connecting fibres of white fibrillar tissue to the deep layer of the dermis along the lateral and lower edges of the palmar fascia and to the sheaths of the flexor tendons.
  • Dermagraft enables the damaged or destroyed dermis of a patient with a full thickness ulcer to be replaced.
  • Grade 2: Partial thickness skin loss involving epidermis and/or dermis and/or dermis.
  • Grade 2: Partial thickness skin loss involving epidermis and/or dermis and/or dermis.

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