Restoration of facial contour in Romberg's disease and hemifacial microsomia: Experience with 118 cases

  title={Restoration of facial contour in Romberg's disease and hemifacial microsomia: Experience with 118 cases},
  author={Federico I{\~n}igo and Yusef Jimenez‐Murat and Olga Arroyo and M. Fern{\'a}ndez and Antonio Ysunza},
The experience with free flaps and conventional reconstructive procedures for 118 patients with Rombergapos;s disease and hemifacial microsomia over a 10‐year period is presented. The groin free flap was used most frequently for patients with Rombergapos;s disease, whereas the scapular free flap was used for patients with hemifacial microsomia. The rectus abdominis or the latissimus dorsi free flap was chosen only when additional volume was required. To achieve better contour, secondary… 
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