Face and Nose Reconstruction With Forehead Flap, Skin Cancer, Kevin Kavanagh
Facial and Nose Reconstruction With Forehead Flap, Skin Cancer, Kevin Kavanagh
  
Nasal Reconstruction Forehead Flap in a Patient
With Basal Cell Carcinoma ( Skin Cancer )
 

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A patient with a large basal cell carcinoma of the nose was removed with Mohs surgery.   Most cancers in this area are due to sun exposure. A forehead flap and small right cheek advancement flap was outlined on the patient.  The width of the forehead flap is kept under 2.5 cm to assure closure of the donor site.

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The forehead flap is elevated. After wound closure.  The forehead flap is sewn into place and the forehead defect is closed.  Note the small right cheek advancement flap.

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One Week Post Op  Three Weeks Post Op.

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   5 1/2 Months Post Op.

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 5 1/2 Months Post Op.   5 1/2 Months Post Op.
  
 

 

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