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It is a robust flap that can be transferred in its islanded form or as a free flap. The proximal part can be de-epithelialized and left under an intact intervening skin bridge.

Figure 6 A staged deltopectoral flap used to resurface a recently closed salivary fistula superolateral to the tracheostomy. The fasciocutaneous flap is raised lateral-to-medial directly over the pectoralis muscle (A). The flap is transferred in an intermediate stage (B). After 3 weeks the pedicle is divided, leaving the distal skin intact over the defect (C).

Figure 6 A staged deltopectoral flap used to resurface a recently closed salivary fistula superolateral to the tracheostomy. The fasciocutaneous flap is raised lateral-to-medial directly over the pectoralis muscle (A). The flap is transferred in an intermediate stage (B). After 3 weeks the pedicle is divided, leaving the distal skin intact over the defect (C).

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