Facial Transplantation for Massive Traumatic Injuries

Daniel S. Alam, John J. Chi

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Abstract

This article describes the challenges of facial reconstruction and the role of facial transplantation in certain facial defects and injuries. This information is of value to surgeons assessing facial injuries with massive soft tissue loss or injury.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)883-901
Number of pages19
JournalOtolaryngologic Clinics of North America
Volume46
Issue number5
DOIs
StatePublished - Oct 2013

Keywords

  • Facial transplantation
  • Facial trauma
  • Head and neck reconstruction
  • Microvascular surgery
  • Neuromuscular reconstruction
  • Soft tissue reconstruction

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