Free flap

Known as: Free Flaps, Microsurgical, Tissue Flaps, Free, Free Flap, Microsurgical 
A mass of tissue that has been cut away from its surrounding areas to be used in TISSUE TRANSPLANTATION.
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1935-2018
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Free-tissue transfer has become the accepted standard for reconstruction of complex defects. With the growth of this field… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
The free anterolateral thigh flap is becoming one of the most preferred options for soft-tissue reconstruction. Between June of… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
OBJECTIVE We undertook this study of free flap reconstruction of the head and neck to stratify patients and procedures, to… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
We have transferred 74 free or pedicled anterolateral thigh flaps, including those combined with other flaps, for reconstruction… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
The purpose of this paper is to present a new method of breast reconstruction utilizing skin and fat from the buttock without… (More)
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
Besides the enormous advantages of reconstructing the amputated breast by means of a conventional TRAM flap, the main… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
We describe 71 cases of oromandibular reconstruction using microvascular composite free flaps. There was an overall flap success… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
The fibula was investigated as a donor site for free-flap mandible reconstruction. It has the advantages of consistent shape… (More)
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1984
Highly Cited
1984
Based on the septocutaneous artery flap concept, the thigh, which is the commonest conventional donor site for split-skin grafts… (More)
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1975
Highly Cited
1975
The vascular anatomy of the supplying vessels to the iliofemoral, the deltopectoral, the axillary, and the thoracoabdominal… (More)
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