Epinephrine spray-bottle technique for harvesting skin grafts.


Topical epinephrine/saline solution in a concentration of 1:100,000 in a spray bottle can be used to prepare skin graft donor sites for harvesting of split-thickness skin. Additional wetting of the dermal bed during harvesting achieves minimal blood loss. The spray application of epinephrine/saline solution is superior to the use of epinephrine/saline… (More)


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@article{Smoot1992EpinephrineST, title={Epinephrine spray-bottle technique for harvesting skin grafts.}, author={Elizabeth Smoot and J. Kucan}, journal={The Journal of burn care & rehabilitation}, year={1992}, volume={13 2 Pt 1}, pages={221-2} }