Interposition vein grafting in head and neck reconstructive microsurgery.

  title={Interposition vein grafting in head and neck reconstructive microsurgery.},
  author={Michael J. Miller and M. Asher Schusterman and Gregory P. Reece and Stephen S. Kroll},
  journal={Journal of reconstructive microsurgery},
  volume={9 3},
  pages={245-51; discussion 251-2}
To characterize the role of interposition vein grafts, and to determine whether their use significantly influences the success of free tissue transfers in head and neck cancer reconstruction, we reviewed 191 consecutive cases with defects involving the aero-digestive tract soft tissues (80), the mandible (75), craniofacial resections (25), or cutaneous… CONTINUE READING