The role of microsurgery in salvage operations for cranio-cerebral gunshot wounds: a case report.

A case of gunshot wound of the brain associated with a scalp defect is presented. Repair of the scalp defect was primarily achieved by multiple rotation flaps. Successive complications occurred in the postoperative course related to wound breakdown and infection. The patient underwent a secondary reconstruction by a free forearm flap. Despite an infected… (More)