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Table 2 Flap statistics/recipient vessels

From: Reconstruction of composite defects of the scalp and neurocranium—a treatment algorithm from local flaps to combined AV loop free flap reconstruction

Flaps Number Type Number
Free flaps
 Latissimus dorsi 11 Muscle 16
 Rectus abdominis 4
 Serratus anterior 1
 Radial forearm 2 Fasciocutaneous 2
Local flaps
 Trapecius flap and split thickness skin graft 1 Muscle 1
 Juri flap + split skin graft 1 Fasciocutaneous 10
 Scalp rotation flap + temporalis fascia flap + split skin graft 1
 Scalp rotation flap 8
Recipient vessels Number Type Number
 Superficial temporal artery 9 Head 9
 Superior thyroid artery 3 Neck 10
 Lingual artery 3
 External carotid artery 3 (2 interposition of vein grafts)
 AV Loop (common carotid artery) 1
 Superficial temporal vein 8 Head 8
 External jugular vein 3 (1 interposition of vein graft) Neck 11
 Internal jugular vein 5
 Retromandibular vein 3