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Book Chapter
Author, Analytic
Lahiri, Sabrina; Venugopal, Rajeev
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Skin, fasciocutaneous and muscle flap anatomy.
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Author, Monographic
Armstrong, Milton
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Title, Monographic
Lower Extremity Reconstruction
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Place of Publication
London
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Informa Healthcare
Date of Publication
2007
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113-128
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Abstract
A flap is a unit of tissue that is transferred or transplanted with intact circulation. This definition has arisen from many years of research involving the anatomy and circulation of the human body. The reconstructive surgeon possesses many options due to the vast number of techniques. This wide variety of flaps including microvascular composite tissue transfer has made possible the progression of plastic and reconstructive surgery. This knowledge of anatomy and physiology of skin and underlying structures allows the surgeon to safely and reliably restore form and function in most defects.....
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