What is Component separation technique surgery?

Category: Surgeries

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Component separation technique (CST) is performed to repair large hernias and reconstruct the abdominal wall. Some advantages include restoring structure of the abdominal wall, providing stable soft tissue coverage, and improving appearance of complex abdominal wall defects and midline hernias.

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Duration

Stopped having Component separation technique surgery

Duration Patients
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