Reconstruction of the buccal mucosa following release for submucous fibrosis using two radial forearm flaps from a single donor site Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Mouth Mucosa
  • Oral Submucous Fibrosis
  • Reconstructive Surgical Procedures
  • Surgical Flaps

abstract

  • Two independent small flaps can be harvested safely from one radial forearm donor site. This approach is a useful option for reconstruction of bilateral buccal defects, particularly following submucous fibrosis release. The donor-site morbidity is minimal and limited to one forearm.

publication date

  • July 2010

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.bjps.2009.05.047

PubMed ID

  • 19581136

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1117

end page

  • 23

volume

  • 63

number

  • 7