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Year : 2003  |  Volume : 36  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 120--122

Reconstruction of complete palatal defect with a forehead flap: A case report


1 Headquarters IV Corps, C / O 99 APO, India
2 Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Armed Forces Medical College, Pune - 411040, India

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M Singh
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Armed Forces Medical College, Pune - 411040
India
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Panfacial injuries may require composite reconstruction of the palate, or the use of an obturator. Composite reconstruction can be by a pedicle flap, which may be local, regional or micro vascular free tissue transfer. We report reconstruction of a complete defect of the palate using a forehead flap in a 34-year-old male patient.






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