Pilot study of the suitability of dorsal vulval skin as a transposition flap: vascular anatomic study and clinical application.

OBJECTIVE To identify the blood supply to the vulval fold and adjacent skin, and evaluate it as a transposition flap for closing perineal wounds in dogs. STUDY DESIGN Prospective study. ANIMALS OR SAMPLE POPULATION Five female canine cadavers and 2 cases referred for excision of mast cell tumors adjacent to the vulva. METHODS Dissection was performed… CONTINUE READING