The use of a sutured adhesive dressing is described in a patient with a self-induced ulcer of the face. The technique is recommended for use in neurotic excoriation patients for whom other methods have failed.
Pearlstein HH, Orentreich N. Sutured DressingAn Adjunct in the Treatment of Neurotic Excoriations. Arch Dermatol. 1968;98(5):508-511. doi:10.1001/archderm.1968.01610170068014