The surgical anatomy of the scalp.

@article{Tolhurst1991TheSA,
  title={The surgical anatomy of the scalp.},
  author={David E. Tolhurst and Michael H. Carstens and Richard Greco and Dennis J. Hurwitz},
  journal={Plastic and reconstructive surgery},
  year={1991},
  volume={87 4},
  pages={
          603-12; discussion 613-4
        }
}
Cadaveric dissections and surgical observations have led to the description and clarification of the boundaries. blood supply, and nomenclature of the layers of the scalp. Special attention was directed to the layer of "loose connective tissue" that lies beneath the entire galea and above the cranial periosteum centrally, and the temporalis fascia laterally. It has been named the subgaleal fascia (SGF). The subgaleal fascia is a trilaminar structure with unusual potential in reconstructive… CONTINUE READING
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