Improvement of diagnosis of postoperative atrophic and normotrophic cicatrices of skin, using application of the RGB colors system

Keywords: normotrophic cicatrix; аtrophic cicatrix; RGB system; diagnosis

Abstract

Objective. Improvement of the differential diagnosis methods for atrophic and normotrophic cutaneous cicatrices of head and neck, using computeric visualization of digital parameters with the RGB (Red, Green, Blue) colors system.

Маterials and methods. There were observed 60 patients, suffering postoperative cutaneous cicatrices of head and neck. Cicatricially changed tissue was additionally examined, аnalyzing digital parameters in the Adobe Photoshop CC program, using the RGB colors system.

Results. A cicatrices type was revealed trustworthily, using the RGB color system while diagnosis of postoperative cutaneous cicatrices in maxillofacial region. Depending on a cicatrices type, the optimal method of surgical intervention or conservative therapy was selected.

Conclusion. Application of the RGB colors system in the Adobe Photoshop СС program permits to differentiate atrophic and normotrophic cutaneous cicatrices in accordance to indices of the colorization intensity by a color spectrum.

Author Biographies

D. S. Avetikov, Ukrainian Medical Stomatological Academy, Poltava

David S. Avetikov, doctor of medical science, professor,

head of the Department of Surgical Stomatology and Maxillofacial Surgery with Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery of Head and Neck,

Ukrainian Medical Stomatological Academy

23 Shevchenko Str., Poltava, Ukraine,

 +380502704870.

davidplast@rambler.ru

ORCID:https://orcid.org/0000-0002-7055-3589

O. P. Bukhanchenko, Ukrainian Medical Stomatological Academy, Poltava

Olga P. Bukhanchenko, postgraduate student (aspirant)

department of Surgical Stomatology and Maxillofacial Surgery with Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery of Head and Neck,

Ukrainian Medical Stomatological Academy

23 Shevchenko Str., Poltava, Ukraine,

 +380663741308

sunnyolechka1@gmail.com

ORCID:https://orcid.org/0000-0002-5736-8442

S. O. Stavitsky, Ukrainian Medical Stomatological Academy, Poltava

Stanislav O. Stavitsky, PhD, assistant,
assistant professor of the Department of Surgical Stomatology and Maxillofacial Surgery with Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery of Head and Neck,

Ukrainian Medical Stomatological Academy

stanislav_stavickii@mail.ru

ORCID:https://orcid.org/0000-0002-8722-2591

O. S. Ivanytska, Ukrainian Medical Stomatological Academy, Poltava

Olena S. Ivanytska, PhD, assistant,

assistant of the Department of Surgical Stomatology and Maxillofacial Surgery with Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery of Head and Neck,

Ukrainian Medical Stomatological Academy

Shevchenko, E-mail: ivanytskaos@ukr.net

ORCID:https://orcid.org/0000-0002-4789-8503

V. M. Scrypnyk, Ukrainian Medical Stomatological Academy, Poltava

Volodymyr M. Scrypnyk, PhD, assistant, a

ssistant of the Department of Surgical Stomatology and Maxillofacial Surgery with Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery of Head and Neck,

Higher State Educational Establishment of Ukraine «

vovaskr@rambler.ru

ORCID:https://orcid.org/0000-0001-9997-3424

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Published
2018-08-30
How to Cite
Avetikov, D. S., Bukhanchenko, O. P., Stavitsky, S. O., Ivanytska, O. S., & Scrypnyk, V. M. (2018). Improvement of diagnosis of postoperative atrophic and normotrophic cicatrices of skin, using application of the RGB colors system. Klinicheskaia Khirurgiia, 85(8), 38-40. https://doi.org/10.26779/2522-1396.2018.08.38
Section
General Problems of Surgery