Further experience with the tensor fascia lata musculocutaneous flap.

Abstract

We have found the tensor fascia lata myocutaneous flap to be exceedingly reliable with a consistent vascular pedicle; it can be elevated easily and rapidly in its subfascial plane. It is a useful flap in the paraplegic patient for colsure of ischial, trochanteric, and sacral pressure sores, and may also be used as a free flap with little donor morbidity. At… (More)

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@article{Withers1980FurtherEW, title={Further experience with the tensor fascia lata musculocutaneous flap.}, author={Elizabeth Withers and James Franklin and James J. Madden and Janet Lynch}, journal={Annals of plastic surgery}, year={1980}, volume={4 1}, pages={31-6} }