Annals of Maxillofacial Surgery

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2017  |  Volume : 7  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 300--303

Karapandzic flap for esthetic and functional reconstruction of large defect of lower lip


Anuj S Dadhich, Seemit Shah, Harish Saluja, Parul Tandon, Vinayak More 
 Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Rural Dental College, Ahmednagar, Maharashtra, India

Correspondence Address:
Anuj S Dadhich
Dadhich Clinic, Ganore Heights, Vidya Vikas Circle, Gangapur Road, Nashik, Maharashtra
India

Squamous cell carcinoma is the most common cancer occurring in the oral cavity. The lips are one of the most common sites of occurrence with involvement, lower lip being more common than upper. Reconstruction of large defects of lower lip with good functional and esthetic outcome is the biggest challenge faced by the surgeon. Karapandzic flap is one the most commonly used technique for reconstruction of large defects of the lower lip.


How to cite this article:
Dadhich AS, Shah S, Saluja H, Tandon P, More V. Karapandzic flap for esthetic and functional reconstruction of large defect of lower lip.Ann Maxillofac Surg 2017;7:300-303


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Dadhich AS, Shah S, Saluja H, Tandon P, More V. Karapandzic flap for esthetic and functional reconstruction of large defect of lower lip. Ann Maxillofac Surg [serial online] 2017 [cited 2021 Sep 16 ];7:300-303
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