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Do childhood skin grafts from burns grow?


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Old 07-08-2016, 01:27 PM   #1
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Do childhood skin grafts from burns grow?

Hello, I was hoping I would get some replies on this. My child has a skin graft from a scald on her leg and I've been told mixed things from the professionals, some say it wont grow and therefore will be proportionately smaller as the non-burnt skin will do all the growing, and others say it will grow.

Has anyone had a skin graft following a burn as a baby/child, and has it grown as you've got older or remained the same size?

Please reply if you do know, thank you

 
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Old 07-04-2017, 01:30 PM   #2
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Re: Do childhood skin grafts from burns grow?

Hello, I was burned as a 1year of age and I have several skin grafts.. I'm 43 now and my places where my skin grafts are have grown a little but they are pretty tight in some places... Feel free to ask me any questions you may have

 
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