How to create multiple punctate relaxing incisions: Step 2 (large photo)

How to create multiple punctate relaxing incisions: Step 2 (large photo)

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Oct 01, 2009
By dvm360.com staff

When you tighten the intradermal suture, the punctate relaxing incisions will open to provide skin relaxation and allow wound edge apposition. Once the skin edges are apposed, suture them by placing simple interrupted 3-0 nonabsorbable sutures.

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