Perforator Flap

Known as: Flap, Perforator, Flaps, Perforator, Perforator Flaps 
A mass of tissue for transplantation that includes the skin and/or the SUBCUTANEOUS FAT, and the perforating blood vessel that traverses the… (More)
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2010
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2010
BACKGROUND Despite a growing literature on patient satisfaction in breast reconstruction, few studies have compared perforator… (More)
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2008
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2008
BACKGROUND Abdominal donor-site flaps, including the transverse rectus abdominis musculocutaneous (TRAM) and deep inferior… (More)
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2007
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2007
BACKGROUND In the past decade, there has been increasing breast reconstructions after mastectomy. The ideal material for… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
An accurate preoperative evaluation of the vascular anatomy of the abdominal wall is extremely valuable in improving the surgical… (More)
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2005
2005
BACKGROUND The concept of the facial artery perforator flap was developed to gain more freedom for reconstruction of perioral… (More)
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2004
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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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2003
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2003
Due to its increasing popularity, more and more articles on the use of perforator flaps have been reported in the literature… (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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1999
Highly Cited
1999
Abdominal wall function is a major concern for plastic surgeons performing breast reconstruction with TRAM flaps. The deep… (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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