The horn shaped fascio-cutaneous flap usage in cutaneous malignancy of the leg.

@article{Georgeu2004TheHS,
  title={The horn shaped fascio-cutaneous flap usage in cutaneous malignancy of the leg.},
  author={Garrick A. Georgeu and Naguib S El-Muttardi},
  journal={British journal of plastic surgery},
  year={2004},
  volume={57 1},
  pages={66-76}
}
The cover of defects in the leg is a surgical challenge, especially in the elderly patient. We report our experience in 24 patients, who underwent excision of a cutaneous malignancy and subsequent cover of the defect with a horn shaped fascio-cutaneous flap. The patients' average age was 77 with a range of 61-89 years. The average size of the defect covered… CONTINUE READING