[Use of a free antero-lateral thigh flap for two-stage reconstruction of a large thoracic defect].

Abstract

In case of extremely large thoracic full-thickness defects where no pedicled flap is available, very large free flaps are sometimes the only options. Dealing with such full-thickness defects where failure of the flap could be lethal, Servant and al described the concept of "two stage free flap" using Latissimus Dorsi muscular or myocutaneous flap. We… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.anplas.2014.03.005

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