Case report| Volume 60, ISSUE 10, P1158-1161, October 2007

Microsurgical scalp and skull reconstruction using a combined flap composed of serratus anterior myo-osseous flap and latissimus dorsi myocutaneous flap

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      A combined microvascular flap composed of serratus anterior myo-osseous and a latissimus dorsi myocutaneous flap has been performed for resurfacing massive scalp and skull defects, accompanied by chronic infection and heavy radiation damage.
      The authors present a case report where the combined procedure allowed a single-stage reconstruction of this complex defect.


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