Treatment of Facial Paralysis With Free Autogenous Muscle Transplants
Since 1972 I have used free muscle transplantation according to Thompson in cases of unilateral facial paralysis. The operative techniques are slightly modified from those developed by Thompson. I have used the method mainly for improving three important functions of the facial muscles.
KeywordsVein Graft Facial Paralysis Healthy Side Extensor Digitorum Brevis Muscle Transplant
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