Application of vascularized forearm flaps transplantation for the oral and maxillofacial surgery
CHEN Rui,JI Ping,LI Qing-shu,et al. (Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgury,the First Affiliated Hospital, Chongqingl University of Medical Sciences, Chongqing, 400016,China)
Objective To study the characteristic of application of vascularized forearm flap transplantation for the oral and maxillofacial surgery.Methods To applicate vascularized forearm flap to reconstruct the soft tissue defect of 44 patients with oral and maxillofacial tumur,and analysis the outline form and function of the vascularized forearm flaps.Results Fourty-three vascularized forearm flaps survived and 1 failed in 44 vascularized forearm flaps.The success rate was 97.7%.Conclusion The vascularized forearm flap is a versatile free flap in the reconstruction of oral and maxillofacial defects.It is much more convenient compared with other free flaps,and it is safe and reliable.
【CateGory Index】： R782.2