Stepladder V-Y advancement flaps for resurfacing various shaped defects of the sacrogluteal region

@article{Hayashi1999StepladderVA,
  title={Stepladder V-Y advancement flaps for resurfacing various shaped defects of the sacrogluteal region},
  author={Akiteru Hayashi and Emi Okada and Yu Maruyama},
  journal={European Journal of Plastic Surgery},
  year={1999},
  volume={22},
  pages={182-185}
}
Gluteal stepladder V-Y advancement musculocutaneous and fasciocutaneous flaps were used for resurfacing of various shaped sacrogluteal defects. A total of 27 patients with sacrogluteal defects were treated using this technique. Twenty-four patients had sacral pressure sores, 2 patients had a pilonidal sinus, and 1 had a low thermal burn of the gluteal… CONTINUE READING