This procedure is not routinely funded on cosmetic grounds alone.
This procedure is subject to Clinical Thresholds and will be funded if the following conditions apply:
- Diabetic injection sites, post traumatic disfigurement and extravasations of chemotherapy
- Treatment could alleviate the physical disability.
For patients not meeting the above criteria, an application should be made to the IFR Panel if the referrer considers there are clinically exceptional circumstances.
||Agreed pre 1 April 2013.
|Next Review date