The use of OK-432 to prevent seroma in extended latissimus dorsi flap donor site after breast reconstruction.

@article{Yang2015TheUO,
  title={The use of OK-432 to prevent seroma in extended latissimus dorsi flap donor site after breast reconstruction.},
  author={Yin-long Yang and Yizuo Chen and Jin-miao Qu and Xiaohua Zhang and Yifei Pan},
  journal={The Journal of surgical research},
  year={2015},
  volume={193 1},
  pages={492-6}
}
BACKGROUND The extended latissimus dorsi (LD) flap has become a preferred method of breast reconstruction. However, donor site seroma is the most common complication of LD flap reconstruction. The purpose of this study was to investigate the effectiveness of OK-432 on postoperative drainage and seroma formation in the site of the LD myocutaneous flap donor… CONTINUE READING