Objective: To identify reliable alternatives for microsurgical donor vascular supply in the vessel-depleted neck.
Design: Retrospective chart review of patients with vessel-depleted necks who underwent microvascular reconstruction.
Setting: Faculty practice at a tertiary referral center.
Patients: All patients who underwent microvascular reconstruction between July 2001 and June 2005 were reviewed.
Jacobson AS, Park E, Roman B, Genden EM. S090 The Vessel-Depleted Neck: Techniques for Achieving Microvascular Reconstruction. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2006;132(8):859. doi:10.1001/archotol.132.8.859-a