Reconstructive Abstracts On-Demand Fri, Oct 9

10-Year Experience with the Surgical Treatment of Lipedema – Long-Term Follow-up after Multi-Stage Liposuction Philipp Kruppa, MD

5-Year Retrospective Analysis of Norepinephrine Use in Free Tissue Transfers Laura Bashour, MS

A Comparative Analysis of Pre-Operative Patient Factors and Mesh Type in Ventral Hernia Repair Salini Hota, MD

A Modification of the Macindoe Vaginoplasty Technique Using an Obstetric Balloon and Review of the First Ten Cases Serena Martin, MD

A Novel Wound Management for Severe Lower Limb Injury: Combination of Continuous Local Antibiotics Perfusion and Negative Pressure Wound Therapy Daiki Kitano, MD

A Single Center Experience with Head to Toe Microsurgical Reconstruction in the Jehovah’s Witness Population Priya Bhardwaj, MS

A Single Surgeon's 7 Year Experience with Abdominal Wall Reconstruction: A Retrospective Cohort Study Abraham Williams, BS

Abdominal Wall Complications after Rotational Flap Coverage of Perineal Defects: Does Mesh Matter? Michael Holland, MD

Abdominal Wall Reconstruction Using a Variation of the Components Separation Technique That Uses the Anterior Rectus Sheath Marcus Vinicius Barbosa, MD, PhD

Analysis of Patients Receiving Palliative Care for Melanoma in the United States Maria Huayllani, MD

Analysis of Patients Who Refused Treatment for Melanoma in the United States Maria Huayllani, MD

Analysis of Patients Who Underwent Omental Free Flap in the United States Maria Huayllani, MD

Assessment of Knowledge of Lymphedema Surgery Among Lymphedema Clinic Patients Annet Kuruvilla, BS

Autologous Fat Grafting for Intractable Coccydynia Measurably Improves Outcomes in Lower Back Pain Vikram Sharma, DPhil (Oxon), MRCS (Eng)

Autotransplantation of a Sacral Ectopic Phallus: A Case Report Joseph Firriolo, MD

Bony Defects of the Foot Lead to High Rates of Transfer Lesion Development: Soft Tissue Reconstruction Is Not Enough in the Chronic Wound Population Priya Bhardwaj, MS

Characterization of the World’s 47 Face Transplants: Current Knowledge and Future Perspectives Siddhi Upadhyaya, BS

Cigarette Smoking While on Home Oxygen: A Deadly Practice Salomon Puyana, MD

Comparison of Permanent Hair Removal Procedures before Gender-Affirming Vaginoplasty: Why We Should Consider Laser Hair Removal As a First-Line Treatment for Properly Selected Patients Nance Yuan, MD

Cultured Epithelial Autograft Combined with Curettage for Giant Congenital Melanocytic Nevus: Our Experience of Seven Lesions Akiko Shoji Pietraszkiewicz, MD

Decreasing Opioid Use in Immediate Tissue Expander Placement in Breast Reconstruction: A Pilot Enhanced Recovery after Surgery (ERAS) Protocol. Nicholas Lombana, MD

Deep Wound Infections with Multilayered Flap Closure after Scoliosis Correction Tony Boualoy, BS

Defect Contamination Increases Hernia Recurrence and Wound Complications in Patients Undergoing Abdominal Wall Reconstruction with Biologic Mesh Malke Asaad, MD

Demographic Disparities in Pediatric Dog Bites: A Statewide Analysis of over 1,000 Injuries Marisa Giglio, BS

Diabetes Mellitus Does Not Increase Hernia Recurrence or Wound Complications in Patients Undergoing Abdominal Wall Reconstruction with Biologic Mesh Malke Asaad, MD

Does the Use of Intraoperative Angiography Reduce the Incidence of Postoperative Wound Complications in Complex Ortho-Plastic Reconstructions? Margaret Dalena, BS

Donor Site Morbidity Is Minimal Following Free Split Latissimus Dorsi Flap for Lower Extremity Reconstruction Harvey Chim, MD

Early Clinical, Functional, Sensorial and Psychosocial Outcomes in Patients Undergoing Lower Extremity Amputations with Agonist-Antagonist Myoneural Interfaces (AMIs) Matthew Carty, MD

Effect of Global Budget Revenue System on Rates of Hidradenitis Suppurativa Surgical Treatment Darya Fadavi, BS

Effect of Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy on Outcomes Following Abdominal Wall Reconstruction. Sahil Kapur, MD

Factors That Influence Outcomes of Vascularized Fibular Epiphyseal Transfer for Microsurgical Pediatric Limb Salvage: A Systematic Review Ekaterina Tiourin, BS

Forecasting the Flap: Predictors for Pediatric Lower Extremity Trauma Reconstruction Kasra Fallah, BSA

Free Flap Reconstruction for Treatment of Pediatric Linear Scleroderma Maria Yan, MD

Gender-Affirming Surgeries in Nonbinary Patients Allison Hu, BA

Harvest of the Latissimus Dorsi and Other Derivate Flaps from the Subscapular Angiosome in a Supine Position: A 22 Years’ Experience Kevin Englar, MD

Heparin Induced Thrombocytopenia: Epidemiology and Systematic Review of Free Flap Salvage Laura Bashour, MS

Hospital Volume and Type Is Associated with Flap Reconstruction after Abdominoperineal Resection Fara Dayani, B.S.

Immediate Lymphatic Reconstruction after Axillary Lymphadenectomy Makes a Difference: Bioimpendence Spectroscopy and Two Year Follow up Analysis Cagri Cakmakoglu, MD

Improving Outcomes Using Aesthetic Body Lifting Design Principles in Posterior Trunk and Perineal Wound Reconstruction Marco Swanson, MD

Incidence of Complications in Chest Wall Masculinization for the Obese Female-to-Male Transgender Population: A Case Series Idanis Perez-Alvarez, BS

Initiating Directed Lymphatic Repair By Bridging Disrupted Lymphatics with Capillary Flow Along Nanofibrillar Collagen Scaffolds Anna Zhou, MD

Long-Term Surgical and Patient-Reported Outcomes of Open Perforator-Preserving Abdominal Component Separation with Underlay Mesh Placement for the Management of Large Abdominal Wall Defects: A Single-Surgeon Experience Samyd Bustos, MD

Lower Extremity Free Flap Reconstruction with Combined Vascular Intervention: Postoperative Outcomes and Safety Profile after Analysis of 5386 NSQIP Patients Nikita Kadakia, BS

Lower Extremity Lymphatic Function in Non-Ambulatory Patients with Neuromuscular Disease Christopher Sudduth, MD

Lower Limb Lymphedema after Pelvic Nodal Dissection for Urologic Cancers: The Role of Preoperative Radiation Kaylyn Pogson, BS, MA

Male-to-Female Gender Affirming Surgery Using Nile Tilapia Fish Skin As a Biocompatible Graft Alvaro Rodriguez Rodriguez, MD

Malignant Melanoma in the Elderly: Different Patient or Different Disease? John Smetona, MD

Melanoma and Immigration Ori Duek, MD, BSc

Microvascular Free-Flap Reconstruction of Lower Extremity Defects after Traumatic Injury in the Pediatric Population: A Single-Institution Experience Samyd Bustos, MD

Multi-Disciplinary Management of Lymphedema Improves Clinical Disease and Decreases Lymphedema Related Complications Amanda Zimmerman, MD

Nationwide Cost Variation in Lower Extremity Reconstruction Nargiz Seyidova, MD

Opioid Overprescribing and Procedure-Specific Opioid Consumption Patterns for Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Patients Jenny Barker, MD, PhD

Outcome Analysis of Free Flaps in Patients with Collagen Vascular Disorders: Ten-Year Single Institution Review Maria Yan, MD

Outcomes of the Keystone Flap for Oncologic Reconstruction of the Back Maria Yan, MD

Patient Age Associated with Increased Risk of Complications in Minimally Invasive Repair of Pectus Excavatum: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis Arielle Coughlin, BA

Pediatric Lawnmower Injuries: A Twenty-Five Year Review Ibrahim Khansa, MD

Perception of Femininity and Attractiveness Among Transgender, Non-Transgender Individuals and Plastic Surgeons Ann Hui Ching, MBBS

Perineal Reconstruction with the Pedicled Anterolateral Thigh Flap – a Review of the Literature and Case Series David Perrault, MD

Pressure-Induced Skin and Soft Tissue Injuries from 1990-2017: Analysis of the Global Burden of Disease Study 2017 Ian Nolan, BM

Primary Skin Malignancies in the Pediatric Population: A 28-Year Single Institution Experience Doga Kuruoglu, MD

Qualitative Assessment of the Experiences of Female-to-Male Transgender Individuals Undergoing Gender-Affirming Mastectomy for the Treatment of Gender Dysphoria Jose Christiano, MD, FACS

Reconstructive Surgery in a Level 1 Trauma Center: Experience and Analysis of 6,331 Procedures. Shivangi Saha, MD

Repair of Traumatic Flank Hernias with Mesh Strips Aaron Kearney, MD

Risk Factors for Loss to Follow-up after Lower Extremity Reconstruction of Chronic Wounds Banafsheh Sharif-Askary, MD

Robotic Harvest of Rectus Abdominis Muscle for Pelvic Reconstruction Malke Asaad, MD

Salvage of Total Ankle Arthroplasty Sammy Othman, BA

Scrotal Reconstruction after Fournier Gangrene in Resource-Limited Countries: Our Experience at a Tertiary Hospital in Rural Haiti Willy Fils Jean-Louis, MD

Should Antiplatelet Therapy be Held Perioperatively? the First Study Examining Outcomes in Patients Receiving Dual Anti-Platelet Therapy in the Lower Extremity Free Flap Population Jenna Bekeny, BA

Single Center Outcomes of Abdominoperineal Resection Closure with Internal Pudendal Artery Perforator Flap Mihail Climov, MD

Sternal Reconstruction Outcomes Following Cardiothoracic Surgery David Chi, MD PhD

Surgical Outcomes of Panniculectomy in 122 Patients: A Single Institution Experience Doga Kuruoglu, MD

Surgical Outcomes of Perforator Sparing Anterior Component Separation Vs. Posterior Component Separation in Complex Abdominal Wall Reconstruction: Analysis of 260 Patients James Choi, MD

Surgical Outcomes of Transplant Patients Undergoing Elective Complex Abdominal Wall Reconstruction James Choi, MD

Surgical Strategy for Colorectal or Urinary Tract-Related Fistula: Usefulness of Vascularized Tissue Transfer Takuya Higashino, MD

Surgical Treatment of Abdominal Wall Neuropathic Pain Ava Chappell, MD

Synthetic Versus Biologic Mesh for Ventral Hernia Repair David Mitchell, BS

The Addition of Fluorescence to the University of Wisconsin "Blue-Blood" Chicken Thigh Model Significantly Enhances Its Effectiveness As a Supermicrosurgery Training Tool Nicholas Albano, MD

The Effect of Early Versus Late Radiation Therapy in Soft Tissue Sarcoma Flap Reconstruction Rohini Kadle, MD

The Effects of Cannabis on Wound Healing: A Comprehensive Review of the Literature Libby Copeland-Halperin, MD

The Ideal Microsurgery Fellowship: A Survey of Fellows and Fellowship Directors Meera Reghunathan, MD

The Learning Curve: Single Institution Trends in 100 Consecutive Immediate Lymphatic Reconstructions Brielle Weinstein, MD

The Utility of Incisional Vacuum-Assisted Closure in Surgical Management of Hidradenitis Suppurativa Ledibabari Ngaage, MD

Use of Groin Neurectomy for Idiopathic Groin Neuralgia Sanchit Sachdeva, BA

Use of the Deep Inferior Epigastric Vessels (DIEV) for Arterial-Venous Anastomosis with Free-Flap Phalloplasty: Technique, Key Points, and Lessons Learned Nance Yuan, MD

Use of the Gluteus Maximus Myofascial Flap for the Treatment of Hip Abductor Insufficiency Lauren Roussel, MD

Using DIEP Flap Thickness As a Predictor of Fat Necrosis Rohini Kadle, MD

Using Radio-Diagnostic Modalities for Evaluation and Early Detection of Lymphedema: A Systematic Review Pathik Aravind, MBBS

Uterine Transplantation in Transgender Patients: Considerations and Possibilities Daniel Cho, MD, PhD