bayonet incision

An elongated S-shaped incision used to treat lacerations and provide access in reconstructive surgery to the wrist bones
Note: The BI is not indicated in the rheumatoid wrist where the distal skin flap may slough, requiring an abdominal pedicle flap
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bayonet incision

 An elongated S-shaped incision used to treat lacerations and for access in reconstructive surgery to the wrist bones
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