A free microvascular rib-transplant dissected by the anterior approach has been used to fill a mandibular defect. The vessels of the transplant: internal mammary artery and vein, responsible for the periosteal blood flow of the rib, were anastomosed with the facial artery and vein.
|Translated title of the contribution||Free microvascular rib transplant to reconstruct a mandibular defect|
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||Rivista Italiana di Chirurgia Plastica|
|Publication status||Published - 1982|
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