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Use of a Strait Cannula microdebrider for debulking of a free tissue transfer flap skin paddle: a technical note

Published:November 19, 2021DOI:https://doi.org/10.1016/j.bjoms.2021.11.009
      A traditional method of flap debulking involves the direct surgical excision of the subcutaneous fat, or the utilisation of liposuction based techniques.
      • Hallock G.G.
      Defatting of flaps by means of suction-assisted lipectomy.
      • Hallock G.G.
      Liposuction for debulking free flaps.
      • Hallock G.G.
      Conventional liposuction assisted debulking of muscle perforator flaps.
      Herein, we describe the potential of a power-assisted straight cannula nasal microdebrider that is commonly used in endoscopic sinus surgery in the debulking of flap skin paddles.

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