Research Article| Volume 51, ISSUE 2, P158-162, February 1962

Prediction of skin sloughs at the time of operation with the use of fluorescein dye

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      Intravenous fluorescein dye given at the time of operation has been shown to be a simple, safe, efficient, and inexpensive method of predicting the location and extent of skin sloughs after radical cancer operations and amputations. Suggestions have been made for the possible prevention of this troublesome complication.
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