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A Huge Morel-Lavallee Lesion Treated Using a Quilting Suture Method: A Case Report and Review of the Literature.
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PMID:  24743747     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The Morel-Lavallée lesion is a collection of serous fluid that develops after closed degloving injuries and after surgical procedures particularly in the pelvis and abdomen. It is a persistent seroma and is usually resistant to conservative methods of treatment such as percutaneous drainage and compression. Various methods of curative treatment have been reported in the literature, such as application of fibrin sealant, doxycycline, or alcohol sclerodhesis. We present a case of a huge recurrent Morel-Lavallée lesion in the lower back and buttock region that was treated with quilting sutures, fibrin sealant, and compression, with a review of the literature.
Authors:
Bommie F Seo; In Sook Kang; Yeon Jin Jeong; Suk Ho Moon
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Publication Detail:
Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE     Date:  2014-4-16
Journal Detail:
Title:  The international journal of lower extremity wounds     Volume:  -     ISSN:  1552-6941     ISO Abbreviation:  Int J Low Extrem Wounds     Publication Date:  2014 Apr 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2014-4-18     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101128359     Medline TA:  Int J Low Extrem Wounds     Country:  -    
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Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  -     Citation Subset:  -    
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