Tension-reduced closure of large abdominal wall defect caused by shotgun wound: A case report
Yan Li, Jia-Hua Xing, Zheng Yang, Yu-Jian Xu, Xiang-Ye Yin, Yuan Chi, Yi-Chi Xu, Yu-Di Han, You-Bai Chen, Yan Han, Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, The First Medical Centre, Chinese People’s Liberation Army General Hospital, Beijing 100853, China
Yan Li, Zheng Yang, Medical School of Chinese People’s Liberation Army, Chinese People’s Liberation Army General Hospital, Beijing 100853, China
Jia-Hua Xing, Yuan Chi, School of Medicine, Nankai University, Tianjin 300071, China
Author contributions: Li Y and Xing JH contributed equally to this work and as co-first author; Han Y and Chen YB as co-corresponding author of this study; Li Y, Xing JH, and Yang Z wrote the main manuscript text and prepared all the figures; Xu YC, Chen YB, Han YD, and Han Y suggested ideas and steps for the article; Xu YJ, Yin XY, and Chi Y participated in the revision of part of the article; and all authors read and approved the final manuscript.
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Corresponding author: Yan Han, MD, Professor, Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, The First Medical Centre, Chinese People’s Liberation Army General Hospital, No. 28 Fuxing Street, Beijing 100853, China. firstname.lastname@example.org
Received: May 10, 2022
Peer-review started: May 10, 2022
First decision: July 13, 2022
Revised: July 19, 2022
Accepted: September 8, 2022
Article in press: September 8, 2022
Published online: October 16, 2022