Experience With Thompson’s Free Muscle Grafts

  • I. Miyake


Thompson’s free muscle grafts were performed on 8 patients with unilateral facial palsy, and their results were assessed regarding the effects on closure of the eyelids and elevation of the drooped corner of the mouth.


Masseter Muscle Facial Paralysis Eyelid Closure Racial Characteristic Extensor Digitorum Brevis 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • I. Miyake
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  1. 1.Department of Plastic and Reconstructive SurgeryJuntendo University HospitalBunkyo-ku, TokyoJapan, 113

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