Summary for a surgical audience of the gracilis muscle graft for facial reanimation in cases of one-sided facial paralysis where prior neuroanastomosis of the facial nerve to a branch of the masseteric nerve was unsuccessful. A cross-facial nerve graft, anastomosed to a branch of the facial nerve on the non-paralyzed side, has been placed prior to the current surgery.
Media: Pencil, Photoshop
Keywords: Publishing, Professional Education, Anatomy, Biology, General Medicine, General Surgery, Reconstructive Surgery, Transplantation Surgery, Pathology, Plastic Surgery
© Veronica Falconieri