Abdominal wall reconstruction with a vascular external abdominal oblique myofascial flap.

@article{Alexander1991AbdominalWR,
  title={Abdominal wall reconstruction with a vascular external abdominal oblique myofascial flap.},
  author={Lionel Alexander and Michael M. Pavletic and Silvia Engler},
  journal={Veterinary surgery : VS},
  year={1991},
  volume={20 6},
  pages={379-84}
}
A myofascial island flap for abdominal wall reconstruction was based on the lumbar component of the external abdominal oblique muscle and supplied by a major neurovascular pedicle consisting of branches of the cranial abdominal artery, cranial hypogastric nerve, and a satellite vein. The flap was elevated and sutured into a 10 cm x 10 cm body wall defect in… CONTINUE READING