Extending the Cordeiro maxillofacial defect classification system for use in the era of vascularized composite transplantation.

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There is a growing interest in the use of vascularized composite transplantation to reconstruct major facial and craniofacial deformities. This phenomenon is driven both by the success of recent transplantations to functionally and aesthetically restore patients and by an increase in the number of centers entering this challenging field. The authors' new… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/PRS.0b013e3182589ec6

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@article{Gastman2012ExtendingTC, title={Extending the Cordeiro maxillofacial defect classification system for use in the era of vascularized composite transplantation.}, author={Brian R. Gastman and Risal S. Djohan and M Siemionow}, journal={Plastic and reconstructive surgery}, year={2012}, volume={130 2}, pages={419-22} }