Walking sutures: Step 4B (large photo)

Walking sutures: Step 4B (large photo)

Apr 19, 2010
By dvm360.com staff
Close the skin with staples or simple interrupted 2-0 or 3-0 nonabsorbable sutures with no tension. (Each pair of broken lines in the photo indicates the position of an underlying walking suture.)
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