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Series: Current Problems in Dermatology
Volume: 56
Published: 05 July 2023
10.1159/000526195
EISBN: 978-3-318-07040-8
... should routinely have access to corrective medical tattooing. Medical tattooing Technique Method Surgery Mastectomy Breast reconstruction 3D tattoo Patient self-esteem Patient satisfaction Introduction In the modern world, the use and influence of social media and magazines...
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Series: Frontiers of Neurology and Neuroscience
Volume: 43
Published: 16 October 2018
10.1159/000490445
EISBN: 978-3-318-06394-3
... conceptions of himself and the world, as well as his affective state of mind also determined the content, emphasis, and emotional coloring of the literary reconstruction he made of his own past. The story of his relationship with his father was offered as a linear structure, with a clear division of roles...
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Series: Translational Research in Biomedicine
Volume: 5
Published: 04 July 2016
10.1159/000444961
EISBN: 978-3-318-05867-3
... Abstract I have performed thousands of microsurgical reconstructions for peripheral nerve injury in my 30-year career as a reconstructive microsurgeon. Most of the patients presented with brachial plexus injury and facial palsy. The brachial plexus conveys essential peripheral motor and sensory...
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Series: Translational Research in Biomedicine
Volume: 5
Published: 04 July 2016
10.1159/000444962
EISBN: 978-3-318-05867-3
... Abstract Microsurgical reconstruction for defects from tumor ablations commonly involves breast, head and neck, extremities, and trunk. The goals of microsurgical reconstruction is to provide soft tissue coverage for bony defects, as well as functional and contour restoration. Recently, donor...
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Series: Translational Research in Biomedicine
Volume: 5
Published: 04 July 2016
10.1159/000444963
EISBN: 978-3-318-05867-3
... Abstract The abdomen is an ample source of donor sites for a variety of flaps, including the jejunum, parts of the stomach, ileum, ileocolon, appendix, omentum, etc. The abdominal viscera can be used for reconstruction of the esophagus, voice tube, oral mucosa, urethra, ureter, vagina, uterine...
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Series: Translational Research in Biomedicine
Volume: 5
Published: 04 July 2016
10.1159/000444964
EISBN: 978-3-318-05867-3
... Abstract Free tissue transfer is the epitome of reconstruction that has revolutionized our reconstructive approach all over the human body. Nevertheless, certain defects arising from animal bites, ballistic trauma, tumor excisions, and congenital deformities are too complex and severe...
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Series: Advances in Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
Volume: 78
Published: 19 April 2016
10.1159/000442132
EISBN: 978-3-318-05802-4
... Abstract Extracranial infiltration of the facial nerve by salivary gland tumors is the most frequent cause of facial palsy secondary to malignancy. Nevertheless, facial palsy related to salivary gland cancer is uncommon. Therefore, reconstructive facial reanimation surgery is not a routine...
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Series: Frontiers of Oral Biology
Volume: 17
Published: 30 July 2015
10.1159/000381700
EISBN: 978-3-318-02461-6
... Abstract Reconstruction of maxillofacial bones has proven to be complex due to the aesthetic requirements and functional demands of the jaw. Although autogenous bone grafts and a wide range of biomaterials are routinely used for facial bone reconstruction, these methods are associated...
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Series: Advances in Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
Volume: 75
Published: 14 October 2013
10.1159/000350601
EISBN: 978-3-318-02386-2
... One of the most important aspects of the auricular reconstruction is to decide on the proper position for which auricular reconstruction canalplasty can be performed. Some patients visit our institution after undergoing a reconstruction at other hospitals and hope to receive canalplasty...
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Series: Advances in Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
Volume: 75
Published: 14 October 2013
10.1159/000350608
EISBN: 978-3-318-02386-2
... The oldest record of ear reconstruction is considered to be correction of a lobule defect found in Sushruta Samhita of ancient India in the 6th or 7th century BC. The concept of three-dimensional reconstruction of the auricle emerged in the latter half of the 19th century, and supporting...
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Series: Advances in Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
Volume: 74
Published: 12 December 2012
10.1159/isbn.978-3-8055-9953-5
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9953-5
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Series: Progress in Neurological Surgery
Volume: 26
Published: 20 April 2012
10.1159/000329228
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9211-6
... Abstract Over a 10-year interval, major advances in endoscopic technique as well as instrumentation to facilitate the endoscopic endonasal approach (EEA) to the skull base have been reported. The authors describe the evolution of and resulting methods for reconstruction of the skull base...
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Series: Advances in Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
Volume: 73
Published: 10 April 2012
10.1159/000334296
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9932-0
... Abstract Laryngotracheal reconstruction (LTR) along with cricotracheal resection and thyrotracheal anastomosis has become the standard of care for symptomatic subglottic stenosis in the pediatric age group. Success rates in achieving decannulation or avoiding tracheotomy approach 90%. Fearon...
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Series: Advances in Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
Volume: 68
Published: 03 May 2010
10.1159/000314560
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9317-5
... an increasing number of auricular operations in the literature. The middle of the 20th century marks the introduction of modern methods for partial or total auricular reconstructions. This historical account details the most important surgical techniques for ear reconstruction. The restoration...
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Series: Advances in Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
Volume: 68
Published: 03 May 2010
10.1159/000314561
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9317-5
... Abstract Ear reconstruction is considered to be a challenging form of surgery. In cases of microtia, surgeons must reconstruct complex missing contours, which necessitates the use of a support and skin remnants to cover this support. Although the use of synthetic material has been proposed...
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Series: Advances in Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
Volume: 68
Published: 03 May 2010
10.1159/000314562
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9317-5
... Abstract This article describes a surgical technique using porous polyethylene as the framework material for ear reconstruction. In comparison to the use of rib cartilage, porous polyethylene – first described by Berghaus in 1982 – provides better definition and projection as well as congruency...
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Series: Advances in Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
Volume: 68
Published: 03 May 2010
10.1159/000314564
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9317-5
... Abstract Background: Surgery for major malformations of the outer and middle ear involves aesthetic as well as functional aspects. Whereas reconstruction of the auricle with autogenous rib cartilage is well established and has shown favorable results, functional repair using classic...
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Series: Advances in Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
Volume: 68
Published: 03 May 2010
10.1159/000314565
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9317-5
... Abstract Objectives: Due to their embryological development, auricular atresia and severe microtia are, in most cases, combined malformations. The aims of this study were firstly to develop a surgical technique for combined esthetic and functional reconstruction with a minimum of operations...
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Series: Advances in Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
Volume: 68
Published: 03 May 2010
10.1159/000314566
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9317-5
... Abstract For decades, reconstructive surgery of the auricle has presented a challenge to surgeons. An immense number of publications now document the efforts to develop and improve techniques designed to provide reasonable shape and functionality. Since the early 1990s, tissue engineering has...