[Multi-sided free transplants for closure of multifocal tissue defects].

@article{Steinau1989MultisidedFT,
  title={[Multi-sided free transplants for closure of multifocal tissue defects].},
  author={H. U. Steinau and A. M. Feller and E. Biemer},
  journal={Handchirurgie, Mikrochirurgie, plastische Chirurgie : Organ der Deutschsprachigen Arbeitsgemeinschaft fur Handchirurgie : Organ der Deutschsprachigen Arbeitsgemeinschaft fur Mikrochirurgie der Peripheren Nerven und Gefasse : Organ der V...},
  year={1989},
  volume={21 1},
  pages={23-5}
}
Recently microsurgical tissue transfer--especially to the distal lower leg--for coverage of big soft tissue defects has been found to yield better results than conservative methods. However, there is still a problem providing coverage for multiple defects with only one tissue transfer. One solution is to employ multiple transplants with only one nourishing… CONTINUE READING