Use of the vermilion myomucosal flap with or without the mentolabial skin flap for lower lip reconstruction

Background: Several techniques that have been described for reconstructing the lower lip often produce microstomia, commissure distortion, functional impairment, and decreased sensitivity. A technique for preserving neuromuscular tissue during a single-stage lip reconstruction is reported in this study. This technique involves the use of the vermilion… CONTINUE READING