Expanding the Utilization of the Osteocutaneous Radial Forearm Free Flap beyond Mandibular Reconstruction.

@article{Silverman2016ExpandingTU,
  title={Expanding the Utilization of the Osteocutaneous Radial Forearm Free Flap beyond Mandibular Reconstruction.},
  author={D. Silverman and Wojciech H. Przylecki and Y. Shnayder and T. Tsue and D. Girod and B. Andrews},
  journal={Journal of reconstructive microsurgery},
  year={2016},
  volume={32 5},
  pages={
          361-5
        }
}
Background The osteocutaneous radial forearm free flap (OCRFFF) for mandibular reconstruction has been well described. Despite this flap's utility in the repair of such defects, the indications for the OCRFFF have continued to expand in recent years. The advantages of the OCRFFF allow for a high degree of versatility in the reconstruction of the various anatomical and aesthetic units of the head and neck. In this review, the authors aim to explore the successful utilization of the OCRFFF beyond… Expand