The prepuce as a donor site for reconstruction of an extravasation injury to the foot in a newborn.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

Extravasation injury is a common event in pediatric intensive-care units. This is the first report of successful utilization of the prepuce as a skin graft to reconstruct a full thickness skin necrosis due to a phenobarbital extravasation to the forefoot of a newborn.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Schäfer, T; Kukies, S; Stokes, TH; Levin, LS; Donatucci, CF; Erdmann, D

Published Date

  • June 2005

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 54 / 6

Start / End Page

  • 664 - 666

PubMed ID

  • 15900157

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0148-7043

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States