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Table 1 Details of the included patients

From: Functional tongue reconstruction with the anterolateral thigh flap

Characteristic ALT flap (n = 53) RFF flap (n = 44) P value
Age, years; mean (range) 56.5 (34 to 70) 58.0 (32 to 73) 0.875
Male: female ratio, n 42:11 34:10 0.814
Tumor stage    
T2 10 14 0.320
T3 27 20  
T4 16 10  
Flap size, cm2 48.5 50.0 0.786
Complications, n 3 2 1.000
Total survival rate, % 100 100 1.000
Post-operative radiotherapy, n 10 8 0.931
  1. Abbreviations: ALT, anterolateral thigh; RFF, radial forearm flap.