[A treatment of intractable sternal osteomyelitis--significant use of pedicle muscular flaps].

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In recent years, the greater omentum of pedicle muscular flap has been used to treat chest wall infection and Sternal Osteomyelitis following cardiac or respiratory surgery. In Japan, however, there has been an increasing number of cases in which neither the greater omentum Nor the rectus muscle can be used due to the comparatively young age of the patient… (More)

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@article{Ichihara1991ATO, title={[A treatment of intractable sternal osteomyelitis--significant use of pedicle muscular flaps].}, author={T.. Ichihara and Hirohumi Masumoto and A. Seki and M. Asaoka and Y. Sakai and Kenzou Yasuura}, journal={[Zasshi] [Journal]. Nihon Kyobu Geka Gakkai}, year={1991}, volume={39 7}, pages={1098-101} }