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Basics of Oculoplastic Procedures

  • Ahmed G. El Sharkawy
  • Rania A. AhmedEmail author
  • Ali Odadi
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Abstract

This chapter discusses basics of wound healing, suture material, types of needles as well as various suturing techniques commonly used in oculoplastic surgery. It also describes the basics of grafts and flaps.

Keywords

Sutures Needles Skin grafts Skin flaps 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ahmed G. El Sharkawy
    • 1
  • Rania A. Ahmed
    • 2
    Email author
  • Ali Odadi
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Plastic SurgeryCairo UniversityCairoEgypt
  2. 2.Department of OphthalmologyCairo UniversityCairoEgypt
  3. 3.Odadi Cosmetic Eye CenterAbhaSaudi Arabia

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