Incision, Exposure, and Closure
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Many dangerous surgical mishaps occur because the operative exposure is inadequate. The first step in obtaining good exposure is a well-planned incision of sufficient length.
KeywordsIncisional Hernia Midline Incision Necrotizing Fasciitis Suture Material Abdominal Closure
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