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The Submental Island Flap for Soft- Tissue Head and Neck Reconstruction: Step- by- Step Video Description and Long- Term Results

Université de Montréal, Montréal, Quebec, Canada
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (Impact Factor: 3.33). 03/2014; 133(3):684-6. DOI: 10.1097/PRS.0000000000000058
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ABSTRACT A clinical case of a man undergoing radical parotidectomy with skin resection for an intraparotid recurrence of squamous cell carcinoma is presented. A step-by-step video description of the regional submental island flap, based on the right submental vessels, is presented and discussed. Long-term results at 1 year in terms of color match at the recipient and donor sites are excellent, along with no functional consequence.
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