The present report describes the successful use of a multimodal approach for the treatment of a chronic axillary non-healing gunshot wound infected with a meticillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) strain in a cat. Isolation from the contamination source, confinement, antibiotics and combined omental pedicle graft and thoracodorsal axial pattern flap led to an uneventful recovery.
- Soft tissue surgery
- Staphylococcus aureus
- Received November 24, 2014.
- Revision received February 3, 2015.
- Accepted February 4, 2015.
- British Veterinary Association
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