Human bites of the face with tissue losses.


Human bites of the face are common in Port Harcourt, Nigeria. Twenty-four such patients with tissue losses seen over a period of two years (1983-1985) at the University of Port Harcourt Teaching Hospital were studied. Women in their third decade of life seem to be most at risk; the lips and ears are most frequently bitten. Primary repair and administration… (More)


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@article{DatuboBrown1988HumanBO, title={Human bites of the face with tissue losses.}, author={D D Datubo-Brown}, journal={Annals of plastic surgery}, year={1988}, volume={21 4}, pages={322-8} }