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At this time, the bird was anesthetized and the open wound in the pectoral muscle was debrided and closed with a horizontal mattress suture.
The distal segment of the divided septum is then brought into a midline position with a horizontal mattress suture (4-0 polydiaxanone [PDS]) that extends from its dorsal border to the holes drilled through the nasal bones (figure 1, B).
The ruptured abdominal muscles along the edges of hernial ring were located and polypropylene mesh was sutured by sublay pre-peritoneal technique to muscles using Vicryl # 2-0 in horizontal mattress suture pattern (Fig.
Skin was sutured applying horizontal mattress suture using nonabsorbable cotton thread.
The skin was closed with nylon by horizontal mattress suture technique.

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