This new option is scarless, and the patient was discharged less than 24 hours after the procedure.
In other words, this is scarless surgery with a very quick recovery time.
If the epidermis only is lifted up there is quick, scarless healing, but in the majority of cases the deeper tissues are involved.
If the pelt is torn or injured it is rejected; so the trapper must take his captive clean and scarless.
late 14c., from Old French escare "scab" (Modern French escarre), from Late Latin eschara, from Greek eskhara "scab formed after a burn," literally "hearth, fireplace," of unknown origin. English sense probably influenced by Middle English skar (late 14c.) "crack, cut, incision," from Old Norse skarð, related to score (n.). Figurative sense attested from 1580s.
"bare and broken rocky face of a cliff or mountain," 1670s, earlier "rock, crag" (14c.), perhaps from Old Norse sker "isolated rock or low reef in the sea," from Proto-Germanic *sker- "to cut" (see shear (v.)).
The fibrous tissue that replaces normal tissue destroyed by injury or disease. v. scarred, scar·ring, scars
To mark with a scar or become marked with a scar.
To form scar.