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Anton Fürst

Executive Editor

Jörg Auer

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Approach to suture periostitis

Two paramedian incisions of 10 cm are made approximately 3 cm on either side of the median, down to the periosteum.

approach to suture periostitis

The adjacent skin is elevated and the soft callus around the suture between the os frontale and the os nasale is removed until a gap of 2 mm at the junction of the bones is well visible.

approach to suture periostitis