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Choosing the correct Limberg flap

A F Borges
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 1978, 62 (4): 542-5
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A technique is presented for designing the 8 possible Limberg flaps to close any given rhomboidal defect. Then we show how to choose out of those 8 the only two that will be correctly oriented so the donor area of the Limberg flap can be closed with a minimal amount of tension.

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