If I feel that I have necrosis my skin is dying now is it better to have a skin graph now or later?

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Necrotic Skin

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I am not familiar with your procedure and the degree of necrotic skin. In general, necrotic skin should be debrided and the wound managed appropriately. Normally a skin graft would not be used until all of the necrotic tissue is gone and the resulting wound has a vascular bed,

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