Double Rotation Flap

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A double rotation flap can be used to close larger midline and paramedian defects in the forehead. Again, the scars are located principally along the eyebrow and hairline (Fig. 4.4b).

Fig. 4.4 Double rotation flap.

a, b An elliptical forehead defect is covered by incising and rotating the forehead skin and closing all defects. Again, a Z-plasty can be used to disperse the scar.

Fig. 4.4 Double rotation flap.

a, b An elliptical forehead defect is covered by incising and rotating the forehead skin and closing all defects. Again, a Z-plasty can be used to disperse the scar.

Fig. 4.5 Use of a tissue expander with a volume of approximately 100 cm3. V = valve for injecting sterile saline solution into the expander.

Soft-tissue expansion can also be used for the primary closure of large midline defects (Fig. 4.5).

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