Share Email Print
cover

Proceedings Paper

Argon-Ion-Laser Coagulation Of Dermal Lesions
Author(s): M. J. C. van Gemert; J. P. Hulsbergen Henning
Format Member Price Non-Member Price
PDF $14.40 $18.00
cover GOOD NEWS! Your organization subscribes to the SPIE Digital Library. You may be able to download this paper for free. Check Access

Paper Abstract

The mechanism of laser coagulation of skin abnormalities is discussed. A simple model, including absorption and scattering coefficients derived from literature data predicts an optimal coagulation wavelength of 420 nm, and a 1 mm Ar-ion-laser coagulation depth for port-wine stains.

Paper Details

Date Published: 15 May 1981
PDF: 2 pages
Proc. SPIE 0236, 1980 European Conf on Optical Systems and Applications, (15 May 1981); doi: 10.1117/12.959006
Show Author Affiliations
M. J. C. van Gemert, St. Joseph Hospital (Netherlands)
J. P. Hulsbergen Henning, St. Joseph Hospital (Netherlands)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 0236:
1980 European Conf on Optical Systems and Applications
D. J. Kroon, Editor(s)

© SPIE. Terms of Use
Back to Top