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Does closure of Camper fascia reduce the incidence of post-cesarean superficial wound disruption?

Authors
  • Del Valle, G O
  • Combs, P
  • Qualls, C
  • Curet, L B
Type
Published Article
Journal
Obstetrics and Gynecology
Publisher
Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer) - Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication Date
Dec 01, 1992
Volume
80
Issue
6
Pages
1013–1016
Identifiers
PMID: 1448244
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

Approximation of Camper fascia with absorbable suture at closure of the abdominal incision during cesarean delivery appears to protect against postoperative superficial wound disruption and is therefore recommended.

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