Distally-based superficial sural island flap - case report

Tomasz Kulesza, Jan Podlewski, Leszek Jankiewicz, Adam Nogalski, Tomasz Lübek
Chirurgia Polska 2008;10(1):49-53.

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Vol 10, No 1 (2008)
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Published online: 2008-04-15

Abstract

Coverage of soft tissue defects of the lower third of the leg is a difficult problem to tackle for surgeons. We described our early experience with the use of a distally-based superficial island flap for coverage of a defect on the anterior aspect of the lower leg.
The result encourages the further application this method of treatment.

Keywords

sural; island; flap

About this article
Title

Distally-based superficial sural island flap - case report

Journal

Chirurgia Polska (Polish Surgery)

Issue

Vol 10, No 1 (2008)

Pages

49-53

Published online

2008-04-15

Bibliographic record

Chirurgia Polska 2008;10(1):49-53.

Keywords

sural
island
flap

Authors

Tomasz Kulesza
Jan Podlewski
Leszek Jankiewicz
Adam Nogalski
Tomasz Lübek

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