A-14-year-old male patient with congenital kyphosis due to meningomyelocele. a: lateral and b: posterior view of the patient showing infected skin ulcers at the apex of the deformity and patient was predicted as high risk for infection c: The wound at postoperative day 1. Prophylactic HBO was started after surgery. d: Lateral and e: posterior clinical presentation of patient at postoperative 24th month. Written informed consent was obtained from the patient for publication of Figure 1 images.