Use of free thin anterolateral thigh flaps combined with cervicoplasty for reconstruction of postburn anterior cervical contractures.

@article{Yang2002UseOF,
  title={Use of free thin anterolateral thigh flaps combined with cervicoplasty for reconstruction of postburn anterior cervical contractures.},
  author={Jui-yung Yang and Feng-Chou Tsai and Jagdeep S Chana and Shiow-shuh Chuang and Sung-yuan Chang and Wei-chao Huang},
  journal={Plastic and reconstructive surgery},
  year={2002},
  volume={110 1},
  pages={39-46}
}
Free thin anterolateral thigh flaps combined with cervicoplasty were used in a series of seven patients undergoing reconstruction for previous burn injury from September of 2000 to May of 2001 at Chang Gung Memorial Hospital. This method uses a suprafascial dissection technique to provide a thin flap to improve cervical contour. Neck contractures had resulted from flame burns in six patients and from a chemical burn in one patient. The mean age was 32.7 years (range, 22 to 45 years). The size… CONTINUE READING

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Neck contractures had resulted from flame burns in six patients and from a chemical burn in one patient .
Neck contractures had resulted from flame burns in six patients and from a chemical burn in one patient .
Neck contractures had resulted from flame burns in six patients and from a chemical burn in one patient .
Neck contractures had resulted from flame burns in six patients and from a chemical burn in one patient .
Neck contractures had resulted from flame burns in six patients and from a chemical burn in one patient .
Neck contractures had resulted from flame burns in six patients and from a chemical burn in one patient .
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