An anatomic examination of the suprascapular flap.


To investigate the potential utility of a suprascapular flap, the authors examined dissected cadavers to identify the ramification of the suprascapular artery, and directly injected 2.5% patent blue dye to observe the distribution of its cutaneous perforators. Results indicate that a suprascapular flap is not practicable. The branching pattern of the… (More)