Multidisciplinary Approach to the Management of Abdominal Blast InjurySurendra B Patil and Shree Harsh*
Department of Plastic and Maxillofacial Surgery, Government Medical College and Hospital, Nagpur, India
- *Corresponding Author:
- Shree Harsh
Department of Plastic and Maxillofacial Surgery
Government Medical College and Hospital
E-mail: [email protected]
Received date: November 06, 2016; Accepted date: December 13, 2016; Published date: December 15, 2016
Citation: Patil SB, Harsh S (2016) Multidisciplinary Approach to the Management of Abdominal Blast Injury. J Trauma Treat 5:348. doi: 10.4172/2167-1222.1000348
Copyright: © 2016 Patil SB, et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the creative commons attribution license, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
Management of abdominal wall defects can occur after blast injury. Reconstruction requires a multidisciplinary approach management for speedy and satisfactory recovery. We present a case of blast injury which resulted in abdominal wall defect along with skin and soft tissue defect over penis. Abdominal wall was reconstructed by mesh application to strengthen the abdominal wall followed by a transposition flap to cover the mesh.