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Plastic Surgery International
Volume 2014, Article ID 358526, 6 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/358526
Clinical Study

Outcome of Split Thickness Skin Grafting and Multiple Z-Plasties in Postburn Contractures of Groin and Perineum: A 15-Year Experience

1Department of Plastic Surgery, SKIMS, Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir 190011, India
2Married Doctors Hostel, Block A, Room No. S2, SKIMS, Soura, Jammu and Kashmir 190011, India

Received 2 February 2014; Revised 24 March 2014; Accepted 23 April 2014; Published 21 May 2014

Academic Editor: Nicolo Scuderi

Copyright © 2014 Wani Sajad and Raashid Hamid. 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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