Soft tissue resections are often complex specimens containing soft tissues, skin, and sometimes even bone. The general approach to these specimens is a simple one, and it parallels that outlined for complex head and neck specimens in Chapter 6. First, identify the various components of the specimen (soft tissue, bone, and skin). Second, think of each component as a geometric shape. Third, approach each component separately. Fourth, look for relationships between any lesions and each component.
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