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Table 2 Operation data

From: The application of fibular free flap with flexor hallucis longus in maxilla or mandible extensive defect: a comparison study with conventional flap

  FHL group nFHL group P
Site
 Maxilla% 12.50% (2) 0.00% (0) 0.152
 Mandible% 87.50% (14) 100.00% (38)
Neck dissection% 43.75% (7) 34.21% (13) 0.507
Bilateral ND% 12.5% (2) 7.89% (3) 0.985
Donor side
 Left% 43.75% (7) 78.95% (30) 0.011*
 Right% 56.25% (9) 21.05% (8)
Skin-grafting% 12.5% (2) 7.89% (3) 0.985
Operation time (hour) 11.90 ± 2.55 8.91 ± 1.29 0.000*
Flap harvesting time (min) 118.63 ± 11.76 125.74 ± 11.33 0.042*
Fibula length (cm) 19.94 ± 2.67 19.87 ± 2.88 0.935
Skin paddle size (cm2) 16.5 (0–96) 21.0 (10–104) 0.027*
  1. *Statistically significant (P < 0.05)