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Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology
Volume 77, n° 5
pages e131-e132 (novembre 2017)
Doi : 10.1016/j.jaad.2017.05.028
Surgical Pearls

The modified purse-string suture: A useful technique for the repair of cutaneous surgical wounds

Bo Young Kim, MD, Seung Hyun Chun, MD, Il-Hwan Kim, MD, PhD
 Department of Dermatology, Korea University Ansan Hospital, Korea University, Ansan, Korea 

Correspondence to: Il-Hwan Kim, MD, PhD, Department of Dermatology, Korea University Ansan Hospital, No. 516, Gojan-1-dong, Danwon-ku, Ansan, Gyeonggi-do, 425-707, Korea.Department of DermatologyKorea University Ansan HospitalNo. 516, Gojan-1-dong, Danwon-kuAnsanGyeonggi-do425-707Korea

Key words : purse-string suture, round defect, surgical wounds

 Funding sources: None.
 Conflicts of interest: None declared.

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