Cryotherapy: Tips and Tricks

Karalikkattil T Ashique, Feroze Kaliyadan, Puravoor Jayasree
Journal of Cutaneous and Aesthetic Surgery 2021, 14 (2): 244-247
Cryotherapy using liquid nitrogen as cryogen is a well-established therapeutic modality in dermatology. In recent times, there have been many innovations and improvisation of cryotherapy for various dermatological disorders. In this article, we present a short comprehensive collation of practically useful points of cryotherapy covering the various aspects of procedure-planning, patient selection, storage and delivery techniques, and challenging clinical scenarios which can enhance the utility of this efficacious and economic treatment option.

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