General Surgery

Suturing – split thickness and corner stitch

Split thickness

Using split thickness bites creates very cosmetic skin closures.

Corner bites

Corner bites are a split thickness version that helps preserve vascular supply

The buried horizontal suture

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Large Animal Surgery - Supplemental Notes by Erin Malone, DVM, PhD; Elaine Norton, DVM PhD; Erica Dobbs, DVM; and Ashley Ezzo, DVM is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License, except where otherwise noted.