advancement flap

noun

Medical Definition of advancement flap

: a flap of tissue stretched and sutured in place to cover a defect at a nearby position

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“Advancement flap.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/advancement%20flap. Accessed 28 Nov. 2021.

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