JOURNAL OF PLASTIC RECONSTRUCTIVE AND AESTHETIC SURGERY, vol.69, no.8, pp.1109-1115, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI)
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JOURNAL OF PLASTIC RECONSTRUCTIVE AND AESTHETIC SURGERY
Objective: The reconstruction of complex lower leg and foot defects is difficult for plastic surgeons. The distally based sural flap (DBSF) is an option for non-free flap lower leg reconstruction. However, one of the major drawbacks of the DBSF is its aesthetically non-acceptable donor area scarring.