Short reports and correspondence| Volume 60, ISSUE 12, P1370-1371, December 2007

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‘Prefabricated’ and ‘prelaminated’ flaps: two very different techniques

Published:August 07, 2007DOI:
      I read with interest the short report of ‘Prefabricated radial peritonefascial flap for vaginal agenesis’ by Prakash and Tandan.
      • Prakash V.
      • Tandan R.
      • Minocha B.
      • et al.
      Prefabricated radial peritonefascial flap for vaginal agenesis'.
      The described technique is another addition to the repertoire of gynaecological reconstructive surgeons. However, I would question the use of term ‘prefabricated’ in their nomenclature of the flap.
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