Combined Anterolateral Thigh and Anteromedial Thigh Flap for Extensive Extremity Reconstruction: Vascular Anatomy and Clinical Application.

@article{Jia2015CombinedAT,
  title={Combined Anterolateral Thigh and Anteromedial Thigh Flap for Extensive Extremity Reconstruction: Vascular Anatomy and Clinical Application.},
  author={Ya-Chao Jia and Hong-Hao Chen and Qing-lin Kang and Yimin Chai},
  journal={Journal of reconstructive microsurgery},
  year={2015},
  volume={31 9},
  pages={674-80}
}
BACKGROUND The combined anterolateral thigh (ALT) and anteromedial thigh (AMT) flap has been previously reported for use in complicated head and neck reconstruction. However, it has not gained popularity due to the vascular variation. Here, we explore the vascular basis of this combined flap, and report its application in extremity reconstruction. METHODS… CONTINUE READING