EXTERNAL ABDOMINAL OBLIQUE MYOCUTANEOUS ISLAND FLAP FOR ABDOMINAL WALL RECONSTRUCTION

  • Victor José Vieira Rossetto Centro Universitário de Rio Preto (UNIRP)
  • Samanta Aires Celeste School of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Science, Univ Estadual Paulista (UNESP), Botucatu, São Paulo, Brasil
  • José Joaquim Titton Ranzani School of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Science, Univ Estadual Paulista (UNESP), Botucatu, São Paulo, Brasil
  • Cláudia Valéria Seullner Brandão School of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Science, Univ Estadual Paulista (UNESP), Botucatu, São Paulo, Brasil

Resumo

Myocutaneous flaps are used to repair complex defects of different etiologic agents, such as after resection of malignant neoplasms. The present report case aimed to describe the clinical aspects of a 12-year-old, weighing 8 kg, female mongrel dog, submitted to abdominal wall reconstruction after en bloc resection of an invasive squamous cell carcinoma using successfully the external abdominal oblique myocutaneous island flap. No surgical complications were observed. The animal remained well for three months postoperatively when were verified recurrence of the neoplasm.

Biografia do Autor

Victor José Vieira Rossetto, Centro Universitário de Rio Preto (UNIRP)
Departamento de Cirurgia e Anestesiologia Veterinária, Área de Cirurgia de Pequenos Animais
Samanta Aires Celeste, School of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Science, Univ Estadual Paulista (UNESP), Botucatu, São Paulo, Brasil
Department of Veterinary Surgery and Anesthesiology
José Joaquim Titton Ranzani, School of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Science, Univ Estadual Paulista (UNESP), Botucatu, São Paulo, Brasil
Department of Veterinary Surgery and Anesthesiology
Cláudia Valéria Seullner Brandão, School of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Science, Univ Estadual Paulista (UNESP), Botucatu, São Paulo, Brasil
Department of Veterinary Surgery and Anesthesiology
Publicado
2016-03-30
Seção
Relato de Caso Clínica e Cirurgia de Pequenos Animais