Laser removes AKs for a year

January 1, 2004
Fred Wilson

Fred Wilson is a medical writer based in Syracuse, New York.

La Jolla, Calif. - A single treatment with d-aminolevulinic acid (ALA) for one hour followed by intense pulsed light (IPL) exposure achieves photorejuvention and removes superficial actinic keratoses (AKs) without recurrence for at least one year.