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Case Reports in Surgery
Volume 2013, Article ID 451594, 4 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/451594
Case Report

An Alternative Technique for Surgical Management of Poststernotomy Osteomyelitis and Reconstruction of the Sternal Defect

1Department of Plastic, Reconstructive and Craniofacial Surgery, Health Science Center, University of Tennessee, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
2Department of Plastic Surgery, Medical School, Athens University, 106 76 Athens, Greece
3Second Department of Propaedeutic Surgery, Medical School, Athens University, 106 76 Athens, Greece

Received 10 January 2013; Accepted 7 February 2013

Academic Editors: F.-M. Haecker and D. Mantas

Copyright © 2013 Petros Konofaos et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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