The Chimeric Propeller Flap.
A chimeric flap consists of multiple discrete tissues or flaps connected only by a common source vessel. Each component must have an independent source of circulation. Rotation of any included part only about its specific vascular supply, such as done with a propeller flap, would be possible. These characteristics, whereby the chimeric flap concept and propeller flap concept are combined, would result in a
Published In/Presented At
Hallock G. G. (2020). The Chimeric Propeller Flap. Seminars in plastic surgery, 34(3), 207–209. https://doi.org/10.1055/s-0040-1714290
Medicine and Health Sciences
Department of Surgery