Pedicled Bilobed Flaps

Inferiorly based bilobed flaps are particularly suitable for elderly patients (Dean et al. 1975; Weerda

1983). The secondary lobe may be placed behind the ear or in the upper neck (Fig. 8.8a, b).

Fig. 8.8a, b Inferiorly based bilobed flap. c Modified bilobed flap for larger defects.

Fig. 8.9a, b V-Y advancement of the cheek.

Fig. 8.8a, b Inferiorly based bilobed flap. c Modified bilobed flap for larger defects.

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