Ultrasonography Of Cervical Flaps


MD, Radiologist, Imam Khomeini Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran


Recent advances in Head and neck surgery, particulary in the oncologic domain and more necessity of reconstructive procedure, needs the radiologist know more about the surgical plans and different types of post surgical imaging changes in the anatomy of head and neck and particulay more knowledge of different types of free and rotating flaps is helpful in diagnosis of recurrence or post surgical changes in the patient’s follow up by different imaging methods. In this lecture, different types of surgical flaps and  post surgical  anatomopathologic    changes are briefly considered mostly in the review of  the radiologic concepts.