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Abbé flap

Andrew Hodges.

in A-Z of Plastic Surgery

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 134 words.

• Useful flap for reconstructing moderatesized defects (too big to close directly) of the lip. • Pedicled flap, usually taken

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Abbé flap

Overview page. Subjects: Dentistry — Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.

[R. Abbé (1851–1928), American surgeon; J. A. Estlander (1831–81), Finnish surgeon] A full thickness flap of tissue taken from the middle portion of usually the lower lip and transferred to...

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Abdomen and trunk

Henk Giele and Oliver Cassell.

in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

P ublished online October 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 1124 words.

Abdominal wall reconstruction - Spinal closure

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abdominal muscles

Overview page. Subjects: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery — Sports and Exercise Medicine.

Four pairs of muscles (the rectus abdominis, external oblique, internal oblique, and the transversus abdominis), often referred to as the stomach muscles, which support and protect the...

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Abdominal Subcutaneous Mass After Laser-Assisted Lipolysis and Immediate Multiple Treatments with a Dual-Wavelength Laser, Vacuum and Massage Device

Stefano Gentileschi, Maria Servillo, Marco D'Ettorre and Marzia Salgarello.

in Aesthetic Surgery Journal

April 2016; p ublished online December 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Dermatology; Surgery; Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 2311 words.

Body contouring by means of minimally invasive procedures is a growing trend. Current approaches to body contouring often involve a combination of surgical techniques (eg, laser-assisted...

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Abdominal wall

Andrew Hodges.

in A-Z of Plastic Surgery

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 260 words.

Function:

Abdominal wall muscles important for posture, standing, walking and bending.

Anatomy:

Muscles:

External oblique: from...

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Abdominal wall reconstruction

Andrew Hodges.

in A-Z of Plastic Surgery

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 169 words.

Indications:

Trauma. • Tumour: Desmoid, Dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans. • Radiation. • Infection: Gas gangrene, Necrotizing

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Abdominal wall reconstruction

Overview page. Subjects: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.

Indications:

Trauma. Tumour: Desmoid, Dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans. Radiation. Infection: Gas gangrene,...

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Abdominoplasty

Andrew Hodges.

in A-Z of Plastic Surgery

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 190 words.

An aesthetic procedure which aims to provide a flatter, narrower abdomen by excising skin and fat excess and addressing rectus

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Abdominoplasty

Overview page. Subjects: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.

An aesthetic procedure which aims to provide a flatter, narrower abdomen by excising skin and fat excess and addressing rectus divarication, generally by using a lower transverse abdominal...

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