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Figure 3: Photo courtesy Dr. Arun Goel. Lok Nayak Hospital, Delhi. (a and b) A 45-year female with postburn contracting bands of the neck and anterior axillary fold. The surrounding skin is scarred from burns and split skin grafting during the acute phase of burn injury. Following sufficient scar maturity, the contracting bands are marked for release by multiple Z-plasty. Thick flaps were raised from the scarred region and interposed. (c) Showing result 5 months following release of the contractures

Figure 3: Photo courtesy Dr. Arun Goel. Lok Nayak Hospital, Delhi. (a and b) A 45-year female with postburn contracting bands of the neck and anterior axillary fold. The surrounding skin is scarred from burns and split skin grafting during the acute phase of burn injury. Following sufficient scar maturity, the contracting bands are marked for release by multiple Z-plasty. Thick flaps were raised from the scarred region and interposed. (c) Showing result 5 months following release of the contractures