Plastic surgery perspectives on abdominal wall reconstruction
Epublication WebSurg.com, Nov 2016;16(11). URL: http://websurg.com/doi/lt03ensingh002
In this lecture, Dr. Singh describes plastic surgery perspectives for abdominal wall reconstruction. He also compares the difference of approach for hernia repair between plastic surgeons and general surgeons. He also briefly describes the incision in different surgeries and their impact on skin perfusion zones with examples of different cases with postoperative complications. Dr. Singh also looks into microvascular surgery and abdominal wall free flap transplantation with regards to clinical outcomes. Finally, he provides a brief overview of tissue expanders used in different cases of abdominal wall repair.