Advances in Plastic SurgeryAdvances in Autogenous Breast Reconstruction The Role of Preoperative Perforator MappingHamdi, Moustapha MD, FCCP*; Van Landuyt, Koenraad MD*; Van Hedent, Eddy MD†; Duyck, Phillip MD‡ Author Information From the *Plastic and Reconstruction Surgery, Gent University Hospital, Gent, Belgium; †Radiology Department, Aalst Hospital (ASZ), Aalst, Belgium; and ‡Radiology Department, Gent University Hospital, Gent, Belgium. Received August 23, 2006 and accepted for publication October 4, 2006. Disclosure: The authors have no financial interest in any medical device or product mentioned in this article. Reprints: Moustapha Hamdi, MD, FCCP, Gent University Hospital, Plastic Surgery Dept., De Pintelaan 185, B-9000, Gent, Belgium. E-mail: [email protected]. Annals of Plastic Surgery: January 2007 - Volume 58 - Issue 1 - p 18-26 doi: 10.1097/01.sap.0000250710.79113.e2 Buy Metrics In Brief Preoperative planning for perforator flap breast reconstruction was aided by use of the multidetector CT scan for localization of the perforating vessels. © 2007 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.