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Indian Journal of Surgery

, Volume 80, Issue 6, pp 631–633 | Cite as

A Rapid Way of Fixing Split Skin Grafts Using Cyanoacrylate Resin (Glue Technique)

  • Chandrashekhar S. R.Email author
Surgical Techniques and Innovations
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Abstract

The split skin grafts are secured conventionally by sutures or staples, painstakingly to the recipient site. Instead, a method of securing the same more easily consuming less time and effort with good cosmetic appearance by using cyanoacrylate resin (glue) has been described here with added advantage of obviating the need for post-op suture or staple removal.

Keywords

Cyanoacrylate glue Skin grafting Cyanoacrylate resin Securing skin grafts 

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© Association of Surgeons of India 2018

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of General SurgeryC.S.I. Holdsworth Memorial HospitalMysoreIndia

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