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How does a skin graft work?

Alexander M. Majidian, MD
Plastic Surgery
When performing a skin graft, a very thin layer of skin is taken from a healthy part of the body and transferred to a burn area. In this video, Alexander Majidian, MD, FACS of the Grossman Burn Center at West Hills Hospital, explains the process.

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