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01.12.2012 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2012 Open Access

World Journal of Surgical Oncology 1/2012

Continued twitching of the latissimus dorsi miniflap after breast conservation therapy: a case report

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World Journal of Surgical Oncology > Ausgabe 1/2012
Autoren:
Du-Ping Huang, Xiao-He Ye, You-qun Xiang, Xiao-Hua Zhang
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Competing interests

The authors declare that they have no competing interests.

Authors’ contributions

XYQ, XHZh, and XHY analyzed and collected the patient data. HDP was a major contributor in writing the manuscript. All authors read and approved the final manuscript.

Abstract

We report a case of continued twitching of the latissimus dorsi muscle following breast conservation therapy, along with immediate reconstruction with a latissimus dorsi miniflap, which continued despite several attempts at control including BTX-A percutaneous local injection, and was finally cured by delayed division of the thoracodorsal nerve via a small well-tolerated axillary incision.
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