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Official Journal of the Italian Society of Dermatology and Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Indexed/Abstracted in: EMBASE, PubMed/MEDLINE, Science Citation Index Expanded (SciSearch), Scopus
Impact Factor 1,014
Online ISSN 1827-1820
Boggio P., Miglino B., Graziola F., Veronese F., Tiberio R., Colombo E.
Department of Dermatology, “Maggiore della Carità” Hospital, University of Eastern Piedmont “A. Avogadro”, Novara, Italy
Surgical wounds resulting from the excision of cutaneous malignancies or benign neoplasms can be repaired in a number of ways. One alternative, which has been used extensively in our practice, is the purse-string suture. This method offers many advantages respect to the traditional closure. In this cases report we describe four illustrative cases. These cases represent almost all the advantages of the pursestrings suture.