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Annals of Surgical Oncology

, Volume 15, Issue 12, pp 3625–3625 | Cite as

The Keystone Island and Pedicle Flap: a Handy Local Flap for Soft Tissue Reconstruction

  • Christo D. Shipkov
  • Ali Mojallal
Melanomas

Keywords

Melanoma Skin Graft Keystone Flap Reconstruction Pedicle Flap 
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© Society of Surgical Oncology 2008

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Division of Plastic and Craniofacial SurgerySt. George University HospitalPlovdivBulgaria
  2. 2.Department of Plastic and Reconstructive SurgeryEdouard Herriot HospitalLyonFrance

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