Question of the Week
November 6, 2019
A 55-year-old male presents for Mohs surgery of an infiltrative basal cell carcinoma of the left ala. The tumor is successfully extirpated with 3 stages of Mohs surgery with the resulting above defect. Which of the following would be the most appropriate reconstructive modality?
- Second intention healing
- Full thickness skin graft
- Composite graft
- Paramedian forehead flap (non-folded)
- Cartilage batten graft, bipedicle mucosal advancement flap and paramedian forehead flap