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SURGICAL CRAFT
Year : 2013  |  Volume : 29  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 360-362

The superomedial thigh flap in scrotal reconstruction: Technical steps to improve cosmetic results


1 Department of ENT and Plastic Surgery, Hassan II Hospital University of Fes; Department of Anatomy Laboratory, Faculty of Medicine and Pharmacy of Fes, Sidi Mohammed Ben Abdellah University, Morocco
2 Department of Anatomy Laboratory, Faculty of Medicine and Pharmacy of Fes, Sidi Mohammed Ben Abdellah University; Department of Urology, Hassan II Hospital University of Fes, Morocco

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DOI: 10.4103/0970-1591.120132

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The superomedial thigh flap is a reliable and easy method for scrotal reconstruction described in 1980 and infrequently reported in the literature since its description. We used it for four patients presenting scrotal defects after Fournier's gangrene with some technical modifications to improve the esthetic results and to facilitate the closure of the donor area. We describe the technical steps and the results.


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