We developed an easy way to release tension from an abdominal cutaneous suture by plicating the anterior rectus sheath for several centimetres. We used this in two patients and the scars were satisfactory. Plication of the fascia is an easy and effective way of releasing the tension of a cutaneous sutured line.
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Journal of Plastic Surgery and Hand Surgery|
|Publication status||Published - 2012 Oct 1|
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