Use of gastrointestinal anastomosis stapler for harvest of gracilis muscle and securing it in the face for facial reanimation: a novel technique.

TitleUse of gastrointestinal anastomosis stapler for harvest of gracilis muscle and securing it in the face for facial reanimation: a novel technique.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2010
AuthorsShridharani SM, Stapleton SM, Redett RJ, Magarakis M, Rosson GD
JournalEplasty
Volume10
Paginatione29
Date Published2010
Abstract

The primary objective of this study is to report a novel technique that uses the gastrointestinal anastomosis (GIA) stapler for harvesting and securing the gracilis muscle in facial reanimation surgery.

DOI10.1016/j.neuroimage.2010.06.058
Alternate JournalEplasty