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Microsurgical techniques in free flap reconstruction.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  321898     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Free flap reconstruction is discussed with emphasis on microsurgical technique utilized in union of blood vessels 1 mm in external diameter. Proper microsurgical instrumentation, magnification and small vessel suture technique are all of importance in achieving a successful microvascular anastomosis. Technical maneuvers employed in identifying and avoiding small vessel thrombosis are presented. Surgical techniques, as presented here, have allowed us to successfully use free flaps to reconstruct large oral cavity defects following ablative cancer operations.
Authors:
W R Panje; C J Krause; J Bardach
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Laryngoscope     Volume:  87     ISSN:  0023-852X     ISO Abbreviation:  Laryngoscope     Publication Date:  1977 May 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1977-05-27     Completed Date:  1977-05-27     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8607378     Medline TA:  Laryngoscope     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  692-8     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Blood Coagulation / drug effects
Humans
Inguinal Canal / surgery
Microsurgery / instrumentation,  methods*
Skin Transplantation*
Transplantation, Autologous

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