Use of dorsal intercostal artery perforator flap in the repair of back defects


Durgun M., Bas S., Aslan C., Canbaz Y., Isik D.

JOURNAL OF PLASTIC SURGERY AND HAND SURGERY, vol.50, no.2, pp.80-84, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 50 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.3109/2000656x.2015.1102737
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF PLASTIC SURGERY AND HAND SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.80-84

Abstract

Background: The dorsal intercostal artery perforator (DICAP) flap is a well-vascularised flap that is elevated above the dorsal branch of the vertebral segments of the posterior intercostal artery. The aim of this study was to repair back defects using DICAP flaps.