Infrahyoid fascio-myocutaneous flap as an alternative to free radial forearm flap in head and neck reconstruction.

BACKGROUND The use of microvascular free flaps is currently the favored method for the reconstruction of defects after resection of head and neck cancer. The flap most commonly used for head and neck reconstruction is the free radial forearm flap, but the less popular infrahyoid flap represents a good alternative in selected cases. This flap has proven to… CONTINUE READING