Case report| Volume 22, ISSUE 4, P332-334, July 1991

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The radial recurrent fasciocutaneous flap for coverage of posterior elbow defects

  • F.C. Akpuaka
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    Plastic Surgery Unit, St Francis Hospital, Asata-Enugu, Nigeria
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      In the last 18 months, we have used the radial recurrent fasciocutaneous flap for the coverage of posterior elbow defects in three patients.
      The advantages of this one-stage technique are discussed.
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