Reconstruction of the face with skin-grafted muscle flaps: optimizing the aesthetic outcome.

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BACKGROUND Cutaneous facial defects repaired with perforator or fasciocutaneous flaps do not always give optimal aesthetic results due to excess bulk and colour mismatch. The authors present their experience in reconstruction of cutaneous facial defects with skin-grafted free muscle flaps. MATERIALS AND METHODS From May 2004 to May 2006, 9 serratus… (More)

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@article{Cordova2010ReconstructionOT, title={Reconstruction of the face with skin-grafted muscle flaps: optimizing the aesthetic outcome.}, author={A. Mendoza - Cordova and Salvatore D'arpa and Scott C Di Lorenzo and Giovanni Zabbia and Federica Moschella}, journal={Acta chirurgiae plasticae}, year={2010}, volume={52 2-4}, pages={49-55} }