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Arterialized occipitoparietal osteocutaneous flap.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  9030165     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
We treated a case of postoperative osteomyelitis and epidural abscess in the left temporal and parietal region. The scalp and skull defect following debridement was reconstructed immediately with an arterialized occipitoparietal osteocutaneous flap that was supplied proximally by the occipital artery and distally by the superficial temporal artery. This method is one of the alternative methods for small to moderately sized skull and scalp defects in the temporal, parietal, and occipital areas without available superficial temporal artery.
Authors:
N Yoshioka; I Hayashi; H Motomura; M Muraoka; S Tominaga
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Plastic and reconstructive surgery     Volume:  99     ISSN:  0032-1052     ISO Abbreviation:  Plast. Reconstr. Surg.     Publication Date:  1997 Feb 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1997-03-24     Completed Date:  1997-03-24     Revised Date:  2011-02-16    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  1306050     Medline TA:  Plast Reconstr Surg     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  543-6     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Osaka City University, Japan.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Female
Humans
Middle Aged
Occipital Bone
Osteomyelitis / surgery*
Parietal Bone
Skull / surgery*
Surgical Flaps / blood supply,  methods*

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