This photo shows the flap being constructed and sewn together with nylon stitches.
Six weeks after the operation, there is some non-healing at the confluence of the flaps, causing a lot of consternation to the patient.
Ten weeks after the operation. The patient has shaved some hair to facilitate wound care.
Finally about four months after the operation, a good result for the pinwheel flap.
With any wounds there can be delayed healing. But a good cosmetic result was accomplished in the end.