A variety of simple incision techniques can be used, as illustrated.
Fig. 10.27 a Two-layer defect in the postauricular surface repaired with a transposition flap.
b The completed repair.
c Closure of a three-layer defect. The anterior side is repaired with a superiorly or inferiorly subcutaneously based island flap (A), the posterior side with a transposition flap (see Figs. 10.1 and 10.2). d The completed repair.
Fig. 10.26 Two-layer defect in the postauricular surface repaired with a rotation flap.
a Outline of the flap. b The completed repair.
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