Autologous Hair Transplantation

About Hair Transplantation

Autologous hair transplantation is a process of surgically redistributing residual healthy hair to the hair loss area, and is currently a direct and effective surgical method for treating permanent hair loss. There are many reasons for the permanent loss of hair. The most common are male and female androgen-derived hereditary alopecia, as well as scarring alopecia such as trauma, burns, infections and tumor resection, as well as scarring of some cosmetic surgery incisions. Hair loss. The new hair after autologous hair transplantation retains the original characteristics regardless of color, texture, growth rate, quantity, and hair growth cycle, thereby achieving the purpose of treatment.
According to the survey, about 30% of adults in Pakistan  have problems with hair loss and baldness, and with the accelerated pace of social life, the increase in learning and work pressure, the number of young and middle-aged hair loss in Pakistan has increased further, making people look old. It is a hindrance to the appearance, so there are quite a few people seeking treatment in the clinic. Androgens and estrogens are the main factors controlling hair growth. They have specific stimulating or inhibiting effects on hair growth in different parts of the body. Sex hormones also affect the body building of hair. Estrogen makes hair soft and shiny. Androgen Make the hair hard and strong, and if the sex hormones in the body are out of balance, hair abnormalities may occur. Some scholars have shown that the density of hair per square centimeter is 124-200, the density of hair follicles is 65-80, and the distance between two hair follicles is 1-1.4mm. If Chinese people grow 40% density hair, it will be very natural.

Treatment Non-surgical treatment with internal medicine (such as Prostaglandin to block testosterone to DHT peripheral transformation), Chinese medicine, topical Western medicine, but these methods are difficult to see the effect in a short time. Surgical treatment is mainly focused on male androgenetic alopecia and scarring alopecia. The clinical results are immediate and well received by clinicians and patients. Hair transplantation is just to make the patient seem to have more hair. For young patients with alopecia, the operator must also consider the natural increase in the hairline as the patient ages.

Intraoperative Precautions:

The cutting of the donor area is strictly in accordance with the principle of suturing without tension, otherwise it will form scars. In severe cases, the scars are too wide and not long, and the surrounding hair cannot be covered; in addition, the direction of the incision should be determined according to the direction of hair growth to avoid damage to the hair follicles. The risk of insufficient donor or replanted hair necrosis in the donor area; or the use of vertical incision also reduces the damage of the hair follicle to a certain extent. The anesthesia process uses physiological saline swelling technology to reduce the transaction of the hair follicle, and the lower temperature is used in the whole process. The physiological saline is used to prepare the anesthetic, the local cooling of the donor area and the receiving area, and the placement of the graft, to maintain the humidity of the hair follicle at all times, to prevent the hair follicle from drying and dehydrating, and the factors determining the success rate of the surgery are mainly whether the hair follicle unit is dehydrated or the hair follicle is separated. Whether it is damaged to the hair follicles. The separation time of hair follicles is longer, so how to preserve hair follicles well is the key to the success of surgery. The operation time is shortened as much as possible. The scalp hair is cut into the implanted area for 4 hours, and the hair after transplantation is 90%-95%.

Source:Hair Transplant In Karachi