Trochanteric area reconstruction with free flap using perforators as recipients: An alternative and effective option.

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Summary of "Trochanteric area reconstruction with free flap using perforators as recipients: An alternative and effective option."

Reconstructing soft tissue defect on the trochanteric area is challenging. Due to the significant complications associated with regional flap, free tissue transfer is an appropriate option. However, this area has poor recipient vessels. Therefore, we present perforators as suitable recipient vessels to facilitate the use of free flap coverage for the successful reconstruction of defects in the trochanteric area.


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Name: Microsurgery
ISSN: 1098-2752


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