• Buffalo Skull-shaped Supermicrosurgical Lymphaticovenular Anastomosis

    One year ago - By Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery

    We read with great attention the article entitled “Preoperative planning of lymphaticovenous anastomosis: The use of magnetic resonance lymphangiography as a complement to indocyanine green lymphography” by Pons et al.1 This article highlights how complex and crucial is the identification of functional lymphatic vessels in lymphatic surgery and particularly in supermicrosurgical lymphaticovenular anastomosis. Two major surgical procedures are performed to treat primary and secondary lymphedema: supermicrosurgical lymphaticovenular anastomosis and vascularized lymph nodes transfer .
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