Cirugía Plástica Ibero-Latinoamericana
versión impresa ISSN 0376-7892
GAONA SILVA, J. y DUQUE RESTREPO, A.. Aesthetic reconstruction of the eyebrow unit using a temporal island scalp flap. Cir. plást. iberolatinoam. [online]. 2010, vol.36, n.3, pp.255-258. ISSN 0376-7892.
Eyebrow reconstruction plays an important role in facial Reconstructive Surgery. Absence or deformity of the eyebrows alter the expression and other features in the face exerting a powerful influence in the appearance of the periorbital region, so in the aspect as well as in the self-esteem of the patients. This paper describes the use of a temporal island scalp flap technique to reconstruct the eyebrow unit and we present 3 patients who underwent eyebrows reconstruction with this technique.
Palabras clave : Eyebrow reconstruction; Basocellular carcinoma; Periorbital region Temporal flap; Scalp.