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Reconstruction of the lower lip.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  7287447     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Carcinoma of the lip arises in the strip of exposed mucosa between the mucocutaneous junction and the point of contact of the lips. Removal of the entire area at risk usually prevents recurrence or the development of a second primary tumor. A classification of lower lip involvement is presented, the various modes of treatment are reviewed, and surgical techniques for providing a pouting lower lip vermilion are described.
Authors:
J S Wilson; E P Walker
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Head & neck surgery     Volume:  4     ISSN:  0148-6403     ISO Abbreviation:  Head Neck Surg     Publication Date:    1981 Sep-Oct
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1981-12-21     Completed Date:  1981-12-21     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7909027     Medline TA:  Head Neck Surg     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  29-44     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Aged
Carcinoma, Squamous Cell / surgery
Humans
Lip / anatomy & histology,  surgery*
Lip Neoplasms / surgery*
Male
Middle Aged
Surgical Flaps

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