Combined use of pectoralis major myocutaneous and free radial forearm flaps for reconstruction of through-and-through defects from excision of head and neck cancers.

@article{Choi1999CombinedUO,
  title={Combined use of pectoralis major myocutaneous and free radial forearm flaps for reconstruction of through-and-through defects from excision of head and neck cancers.},
  author={Jinsub Choi and Gil-Soon Choi and Sung Won Chae and Kwang Yoon Jung},
  journal={The Journal of otolaryngology},
  year={1999},
  volume={28 6},
  pages={332-6}
}
OBJECTIVES The aim of this study was to examine the outcome and complication in patients who underwent reconstruction with combined use of pectoralis major myocutaneous flap (PMMCF) and free radial forearm flap (FRFF) for the through-and-through defect after surgical resection for head and neck cancer. METHOD Twelve patients underwent primary reconstruction with the combined use of PMMCF and FRFF for through-and-through defect of facial or cervical skin and oral or pharyngeal mucosa resulting… CONTINUE READING