full-thickness

full-thickness

(ful′thik′nĕss)
Pert. to a burn, flap, or graft consisting of the epidermis and the entire depth of the dermis.
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According to the current scenario, several surgeons have pointed out that frozen skin graft has been significantly beneficial for treating full-thickness burns.
The standard version of the Phenion Full-Thickness Skin Model is already being used in various applications to answer questions within a 10-day testing phase.
The use of split-thickness versus full-thickness skin graft to resurface volar aspect of pediatric burned hands: a systematic review.
A full-thickness skin graft was performed to expedite wound healing and minimize holding time.
SkinTE is a first-of-its-kind autologous, homologous human cellular and tissue-based product designed to regenerate full-thickness, functional skin for the repair, reconstruction and replacement of a patient's own skin.
According to the company, Epicel is the only FDA-approved permanent skin replacement for adult and pediatric patients with full-thickness burns.
The company added the OverStitch Sx endoscopic suturing systems enable advanced endoscopic surgery by allowing physicians to place full-thickness sutures from a single-channel flexible endoscope.
Among these patients, 22 patients had early gastric cancer that underwent endoscopic submucosal dissection (ESD) treatment and combined muscularis propria (MP) defect or perforation, and 26 patients had subepithelial tumor (SET) originating from the MP that underwent endoscopic full-thickness resection (EFTR) treatment.
In vivo there was a decrease in both full-thickness injury and outward extension of injury in the deep muscle beyond surface ulcer margins (P < 0.05).
Then, the defect can be left open for secondary healing, primary suturing can be done, or full-thickness skin grafts or local flaps can be used to cover the defect.
Partial thickness rotator cuff tears do not heal spontaneously and have a high propensity to increase in size and/or develop into full-thickness lesions, said Theodore F.
It has a sensitivity of 0.84 and 0.96 and a specificity of 0.89 and 0.93 for partial and full-thickness tears, respectively (3).