[Early repeated, limited excision of deep burns with immediate meshed autografting (author's transl)].


A case is reported of the successful treatment of severe, third-degree burns by early limited, but repeated electrocautery excision and immediate meshed autografting. The concept of such attempts to convert large areas of full-thickness burns into a clean closed wound by means of the described techniques if discussed. A decrease in morbidity and mortality… (More)