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International Journal of Surgical Oncology
Volume 2011 (2011), Article ID 415219, 5 pages
Microsurgical Reconstruction of Large, Locally Advanced Cutaneous Malignancy of the Head and Neck
Division of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Lexington, KY 40536-0284, USA
Received 15 March 2011; Revised 28 July 2011; Accepted 22 August 2011
Academic Editor: André M. Eckardt
Copyright © 2011 Joseph L. Hill and Brian Rinker. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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