Picture of Rhomboid Flap
This page was last updated: October 4, 2014
This elderly woman presented with a superficial squamous cell carcinoma of the right temple.

The tumor was excised and the defect repaired with adjacent tissue transfer, using a rhomboid rotation flap.
Rhomboid flap (similar to music note flap).
Tumor is excised and margins are checked with frozen sections.

Three weeks post-op.
The defect is covered by rotating the flap.
Otolaryngology Houston

Bechara Y. Ghorayeb, MD
OTOLARYNGOLOGY - HEAD & NECK SURGERY
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