Reconstruction of the oral commissure.

  title={Reconstruction of the oral commissure.},
  author={Tsuyoshi Takato and Ichiro Ono and Satoshi Ebihara and Toru Matsumoto},
  journal={Oral surgery, oral medicine, and oral pathology},
  volume={62 2},
A technical refinement for oral commissure reconstruction is presented. The oral commissure has an important role in oral sphincteric function. We use a combination of local skin flaps for soft tissue reconstruction and a pedicled tongue flap for intraoral lining, with satisfactory results. A case involving a large mucosal ulcer around the oral commissure… CONTINUE READING