Split pectoralis major muscle flap reconstruction after clavicular- manubrial resection

Kenton J. Zehr, Richard F. Heitmiller, Stephen C. Yang

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Abstract

Resection of the clavicular head and clavicular-manubrial junction is required in cases of chronic osteomyelitis or tumor. This article describes a technique for soft tissue coverage in an infected or irradiated area after resection using a split pectoralis major rotational muscle flap.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1507-1508
Number of pages2
JournalAnnals of Thoracic Surgery
Volume67
Issue number5
DOIs
StatePublished - May 1 1999

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine
  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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