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Panel Discussion—Pacific Coast Surgical Association |

Panel on Surgical Practice

Haile T. Debas, MD; Julie Ann Freischlag, MD; William P. Schecter, MD; Andrew L. Warshaw, MD
Arch Surg. 2003;138(9):977-986. doi:10.1001/archsurg.138.9.977.
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A, Fungating inflammatory carcinoma of the breast invading the pectoralis major and minor muscles. B, Chest wall following preoperative chemotherapy, Halsted mastectomy, and split-thickness skin graft coverage.

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A, Patient with Hansen disease with thenar atrophy and intrinsic minus deformities. B, Patient with Hansen disease following reconstructive surgery.

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