Reconstruction of Defects After Fournier Gangrene: A Systematic Review

  title={Reconstruction of Defects After Fournier Gangrene: A Systematic Review},
  author={Laurel S. Karian and Stella Y Chung and Edward S. Lee},
BACKGROUND Reconstruction of scrotal defects after Fournier gangrene is often achieved with skin grafts or flaps, but there is no general consensus on the best method of reconstruction or how to approach the exposed testicle. We systematically reviewed the literature addressing methods of reconstruction of Fournier defects after debridement. METHODS PubMed and Cochrane databases were searched from 1950 to 2013. Inclusion criteria were reconstruction for Fournier defects, patients 18 to 90… CONTINUE READING

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