The ePlasty Interesting Cases Section is designed to provide a platform for the dissemination of concise case series that enhance the overall knowledge base of readers and provide a PUBMED/NLM accessible body of interesting case reports. This is useful when used as part of Board Review or ongoing professional education and development.

Interesting Cases: Materials submitted should be suitable for use in Board Exam preparation, personal study, or group conferences for Plastic Surgery Residents, Wound Care Fellows, Wound Care Providers and all those doing clinical research in the field of tissue regeneration, wound healing and surgical wound healing.

Individuals wishing to contribute Interesting Cases are required to submit their cases according to the ePlasty template [Click here to download Template].

The Manuscript must be clearly identified as an Interesting Case. Authors should save the final template as a PDF and upload directly to the address below

All manuscripts must include 3-5 Keywords as part of the manuscript submission and these should be clearly highlighted immediately below the title of the manuscript.

All manuscripts must have at least 2 images and no more than 6. You may also submit up to 2 videos.

Completed templates should be submitted directly to Editorial Manager using the following link:

All Interesting Case submissions require payment of a non-refundable $300 Interesting Case Review Fee. This fee must be paid prior to Manuscript Review.

If the Interesting Case is accepted for publication, a separate $650 Interesting Case Publication Fee will be required prior to publication of the manuscript.

This fee covers the costs associated with copyediting, corrections, and electronic file preparation for publication in ePlasty and PUBMED indexing.

Interesting Cases that are published in ePlasty will be indexed in PUBMED/NLM, usually within 7-10 business days.

The Interesting Case Review and Publication Fees should be paid by clicking on the following link:

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To all authors:
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