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Ischial Pressure Sore Reconstruction with V-Y Hamstring Advancement Flap Reconstruction

  • Richard S. Stahl


A 20-year-old college freshman was referred for a nonhealing ischial pressure sore. She had been paraplegic since childhood as a result of resection of a histologically benign spinal cord tumor. She had never previously suffered from pressure ulceration.


Biceps Femoris Hamstring Muscle Pelvic Exenteration Musculocutaneous Flap Skin Island 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Richard S. Stahl
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  1. 1.Department of SurgeryYale-New Haven Hospital, Yale University School of MedicineNew HavenUSA

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