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Lower limb salvage in a 7-month-old infant using free tissue transfer.
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PMID:  21930003     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Free flap reconstruction in infants is extremely rare. A seven-and-a-half-month-old male infant sustained an extensive soft tissue defect on his left knee caused by extravasation of an intraosseous arterenol infusion. A free latissimus dorsi flap was successfully performed for soft tissue reconstruction. Indications, advantages, and outcome of the procedure are discussed.
Gottfried Wechselberger; Wolfgang Radauer; Günther Schimpl; Hassan Kholosy; Florian Ensat; Monika Edelbauer; Michaela Hladik
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of pediatric surgery     Volume:  46     ISSN:  1531-5037     ISO Abbreviation:  J. Pediatr. Surg.     Publication Date:  2011 Sep 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-09-20     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0052631     Medline TA:  J Pediatr Surg     Country:  United States    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  1852-4     Citation Subset:  IM    
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Copyright © 2011 Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.
Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Hospital of the Barmherzigen Brüder, Teaching Hospital of the Medical University Salzburg, Kajetanerplatz 1, 5020 Salzburg, Austria.
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