The effect of mesenchymal stem cells and sildenafil on flap viability in perforator-based flaps for ischemia/reperfusion injury: An experimental study

Kelahmetoglu O. , Demir R., Okten G., Demir A., Alpaslan Pinarli F., Diraman E.

MICROSURGERY, cilt.36, sa.5, ss.402-409, 2016 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 36 Konu: 5
  • Basım Tarihi: 2016
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1002/micr.22396
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.402-409


PurposeIn this study, we evaluated the individual and combined effects of mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) and sildenafil citrate (SC) on the viability of pedicled perforator flaps in which ischemia/reperfusion injury developed after induction of primary ischemia.