This article describes an alternative method for mandibular reconstruction following tumour ablation. We report a case with a wide anterior oromandibular defect, involving soft and bony tissues, which was reconstructed using horizontal sliding osteotomies and an osteocutaneous forearm free flap.
|Journal||Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery|
|Publication status||Published - Mar 2009|
- Forearm free flap
- Horizontal sliding osteotomies
- Mandibular reconstruction
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