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Primary One Stage Reconstruction in Complex Facial Avulsion Injury
Abhishek Ghosh
MBBS, DNB, Fellowship in Microvascular & Reconstructive surgery Poona hospital, Noble hospital
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Complex facial injuries with soft tissue degloving and bony avulsion are very devastating to the patient. Partial degloving injuries are described but hemifacial degloving with zygoma avulsion are rare. The author presents a case of post-traumatic degloving of the left upper lip, nose, part of forehead, upper and lower eyelids and cheek with avulsion of the left zygoma. The management included immediate resuscitation and early surgery to reposition the skeletal as well as soft tissue avulsion. The wound was thoroughly washed and primary repositioning and fixation were done. Early one stage surgery with meticulous debridement and alignment of the anatomical landmarks results in very good aesthetic and functional outcome.

Keywords: Hemiface, Orbit, Zygoma, Avulsion, Degloving
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Type of Study: case report | Subject: Special
Received: 2016/09/11 | Accepted: 2017/08/29 | Published: 2017/09/21
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Ghosh A. Primary One Stage Reconstruction in Complex Facial Avulsion Injury. wjps. 2017; 6 (3)
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