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[Chinese flaps].

Authors
  • Schuind, F
  • Quintin, J
  • Burny, F
Type
Published Article
Journal
Acta Chirurgica Belgica
Publisher
Informa UK (Taylor & Francis)
Publication Date
Jan 01, 1987
Volume
87
Issue
1
Pages
32–38
Identifiers
PMID: 3577558
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

The chinese forearm flap is vascularized by the radial artery. It can be used as an island transplant or as a free flap. The medial plantar island flap has also been called chinese flap. Advantages and disadvantages of these flaps are discussed in an attempt to summarize their indications and contraindications.

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