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Table 1 Time of the treatment for patient

From: The use of a skin-stretching device combined with vacuum sealing drainage for closure of a large skin defect: a case report

Time after admission 6 hours 3 days 12 days 21 days 39 days
Treatment Debridement Debridement Skin stretching and VSD Skin stretching and VSD The stretched skin margins were interrupted sutured
Result The wounds were sutured with vacuum sealing drainage and stick membrane The necrotic muscles were excised and wounds were interrupted sutured The stretched skin margins were interrupted sutured Wound was thoroughly irrigated and the stretched skin margins were interrupted sutured Wound approximately 1.0 cm × 0.8 cm without infection. Granulation tissue is healthy. Patient is ambulatory
Wound Size 40 cm × 35 cm 12 cm × 40 cm 5 cm × 38 cm 4.5 cm × 35 cm 1.0 cm × 0.8 cm
  1. VSD vacuum sealing drainage