• Traumatic injuries to the abdominal arteries require operative exposures that allow for flexible repair. Dividing the abdominal arterial tree into four zones, based on exposure, provides expedient and precise repair of all major abdominal arteries.
(Arch Surg. 1991;126:289-291)
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