Research Article| Volume 110, ISSUE 4, P514-518, October 1965

Use of muscle flaps for reconstruction after head and neck surgery for cancer

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      In patients with carcinoma of the head and neck region, various muscle flaps have been utilized to cover large surgical defects to help buttress a suture line, for cosmetic purposes, or to protect the carotid bulb and carotid arteries. The technic and our experience with more than fifty cases are outlined.
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