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What is follicle replacement surgery for hair restoration?
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Dr. Francisco Agullo
Surgery - Plastics
2 doctors agree
In brief: Hair transplant
Hair transplant today is done with follicular units.
This means that, one by one, a hair follicle is inserted into the scalp to produce a natural appearance.

In brief: Hair transplant
Hair transplant today is done with follicular units.
This means that, one by one, a hair follicle is inserted into the scalp to produce a natural appearance.
Dr. Francisco Agullo
Dr. Francisco Agullo
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Dr. Michael Beckenstein
Surgery - Plastics
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Using single hairs
Follicular unit transplantation fut uses smaller grafts to restore areas of hairloss.
Follicular unit extraction fue, harvests single hairs, sometimes 2 or three hairs areinthese smaller units. This technique enables more natural apering hairlines. Neograft is an excellent technique of fue and fut.

In brief: Using single hairs
Follicular unit transplantation fut uses smaller grafts to restore areas of hairloss.
Follicular unit extraction fue, harvests single hairs, sometimes 2 or three hairs areinthese smaller units. This technique enables more natural apering hairlines. Neograft is an excellent technique of fue and fut.
Dr. Michael Beckenstein
Dr. Michael Beckenstein
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Dr. Otto Placik
Surgery - Plastics
In brief: Vs strips/plugs/flap
Follicular unit transplantation refers to the transplant of individual hair follicles inserted into stab incisions.
This leaves very small nearly imperceptible scars with excellent precision. It is time intensive. It is used as an alternative/supplement to linear strips of multiple hair follicles, plugs of hair or larger flaps of hair-bearing skin.

In brief: Vs strips/plugs/flap
Follicular unit transplantation refers to the transplant of individual hair follicles inserted into stab incisions.
This leaves very small nearly imperceptible scars with excellent precision. It is time intensive. It is used as an alternative/supplement to linear strips of multiple hair follicles, plugs of hair or larger flaps of hair-bearing skin.
Dr. Otto Placik
Dr. Otto Placik
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Dr. Robert Alexander
Surgery - Plastics
In brief: Latest form
Current use of "follicular unit grafts" has improved the natural appearance sought by most candidates.
It avoids the "plug" look that was so common years ago. It provides an opportunity to create very natural frontal hair lines in contrast to the old strip grafts.

In brief: Latest form
Current use of "follicular unit grafts" has improved the natural appearance sought by most candidates.
It avoids the "plug" look that was so common years ago. It provides an opportunity to create very natural frontal hair lines in contrast to the old strip grafts.
Dr. Robert Alexander
Dr. Robert Alexander
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Dr. Timothy King
Surgery - Plastics
In brief: Hair transplant
A strip of hair is removed from the back of your scalp.
The individual hair follicles are cut out under a microscope and then these individual hair follicles are transplanted into the area of your scalp that has no hair growth.

In brief: Hair transplant
A strip of hair is removed from the back of your scalp.
The individual hair follicles are cut out under a microscope and then these individual hair follicles are transplanted into the area of your scalp that has no hair growth.
Dr. Timothy King
Dr. Timothy King
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