Role of Advancement Flaps in Excision of Pilonidal sinus

Thejeswi, Poornachandra and *, Vamsi Krishna and Prabhu, Shivananda and Bhat, Rahul (2015) Role of Advancement Flaps in Excision of Pilonidal sinus. IOSR Journal of Dental and Medical Sciences, 14 (7). pp. 74-76. ISSN 2279-0861

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Abstract

38 cases of sacrococcygeal Pilonidal Sinus underwent wide excision and closure by advancement Flaps .Lesser pain, hospital stay ,good healing, lower SSI and wound related complications and no recurrence was noted in the study population .The results are gratifying from our experience . Rhomboid flap should be considered in all cases undergoing excision of pilonidal sinus as the first choice.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Pilonidal Sinus , Limberg Flap .
Subjects: Medicine > KMC Mangalore > Surgery
Depositing User: KMCMLR User
Date Deposited: 30 Dec 2015 12:22
Last Modified: 30 Dec 2015 12:22
URI: http://eprints.manipal.edu/id/eprint/144968

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