Objective: To evaluate the functional and cosmetic outcomes of patients who have undergone primary reconstruction of maxillary defects with a combination of fibular and forearm free flaps.
Design: Prospective case series.
Setting: Tertiary referral teaching center.
Patients: Fourteen patients who had undergone maxillectomy and primary reconstruction.
Intervention: Patients had their maxillectomy defects reconstructed with a combination of free fibular and forearm flaps.
Seikaly H, Rieger J, Hart R, Wolfaardt J, Harris JR. P222 Functional Outcomes of Primary Reconstruction of Maxillary Defects. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2006;132(8):909. doi:10.1001/archotol.132.8.909-b