musculocutaneous

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musculocutaneous

(ˌmʌskjʊləʊkjuːˈteɪnɪəs)
adj
(Anatomy) of, relating to, or supplying the muscles and skin: musculocutaneous nerve.
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This method may obviate the need for skin grafts and myocutaneous flaps, however, the wound must be monitored carefully for infection and late contracture.
This subsequent coverage is provided by a variety of flaps such as the vertical rectus abdominus myocutaneous flap (VRAM flap), gracilis muscle, or myocutaneous flap, the posterior thigh flap and pudendal thigh flap21,22.
When the incisions were complete, creating a rectangle, we made a deep dissection up to the myocutaneous muscle, careful not to traumatize the thoracodorsal artery and accessory vessels.
From six cases of this group, two cases used omentum metastasis to cover the Prolene net, three cases used the latissimus dorsi muscle flap, and one case used the vastus lateralis myocutaneous flap.
Gluteus maximus myocutaneous flaps for repair of pressure sores.
muscle and myocutaneous flaps) are indicated for large and/or deep anatomic defects, such as surgically planned deficiency (e.
Results: The surgical procedures ranged from excisions, wide local excisions with split skin graftings, hemiglossectomies and radical neck nodes dissections to pectoralis major myocutaneous or free fibular faps.
After the elevation of myocutaneous flap, frontotemporal craniotomy was drilled with one bony flap 3 cm in diameter.
We incised the Karapandzic flap and freed the orbicularis oris muscle from the neurovascular structures, allowing the rotation of the myocutaneous flap medially.
The transverse rectus abdominus myocutaneous flap (TRAM) technique can be applied in patients that have adequate abdominal tissue.
13) Reported perineal closure techniques vary between biological mesh implants, myocutaneous flaps or direct closure.
Use of a platysma myocutaneous flap for the reimplantation of a severed ear: experience with five cases.