Article Index



  1. Seward GR, Harris M, McGowan DA. Killey and Kay?s Outline of oral surgery Part 1. 2nd ed pp 241- 247. Bristol: IOP Publishing Ltd, 1987.
  2. Yilmaz T, Suslu AE, Gursel B. Treatment of oroantral fistula: experience with 27 cases. Am J Otolaryngol 2003; 24 (4): 221-223.
  3. Archer WH. Oral and maxillofacial Surgery. 5th ed pp 1607-1618. Philadelphia: W.B. Saunders Company, 1975.
  4. Samman N, Cheung LK, Tideman H. The buccal fat pad in oral reconstruction. Int J. Oral Maxillofac Surg 1993; 22: 2-6.
  5. Rapidis AD, Alexandridis CA, Eleftheriadis E, Angelopoulos AP. The use of the buccal fat pad for reconstruction of oral defects: Review of the literature and report of 15 cases. J Oral Maxillofac Surg 2000; 58: 158-163.
  6. Liversedge RL, Wong K. Use of the buccal fat pad in maxillary and sinus grafting of the severely atrophic maxilla preparatory to implant reconstruction of the partially or completely edentulous patients: Technical note. Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants 2002; 17: 424-428
  7. Baumann A, Ewers R. Application of the buccal fat pad in oral reconstruction. J Oral Maxillofac Surg 2000; 58: 389-392.
  8. Martin-Granizo R, Naval L, Costas A, Goizueta C, Rodriguez F et al. Use of buccal fat pad to repair intra-oral defects: A review of 30 cases. Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg 1997; 35 (2): 81-84.
  9. Kim YK. The use of a pedicled buccal fat pad graft for bone coverage in primary palatorrhapy: a case report. J Oral Maxillofac Surg 2001; 59 (12): 1499-1501.
  10. el-Hakim IE, el-Fakharany AM. The use of the pedicled buccal fat pad (BFP) and palatal rotating flaps in closure of oroantral communication and palatal defects. J Laryngol Otol 1999; 113 (9): 834-838.
  11. Egyedi P. Utilization of the buccal fat pad for closure of oro-antral and/or oro-nasal communications. J Maxillofac Surg 1977; 5: 241-244.
  12. Stajcic Z. The buccal fat in the closure of oro-nasal communications: A study of 56 cases. J Craniomaxillofac Surg 1992; 20: 193-197.
  13. Pandolfi PJ, Yavuzer R, Jackson IT. Three layer closure of an oroantral-cutaneous defect. Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 2000; 29 (1): 24-26.
  14. Dolanmaz D, Tuz H, Bayraktar S, Metin M, Erdem M, Baykul T. Use of pedicled buccal fat pad in the closure of oroantral communication: analysis of 75 cases. Quintessence Int 2004; 35 (3): 241-246.
  15. Ho KH. Excision of cheek leukoplakia and lining the defect with pedicled fat pad graft. Br Dent J 1989; 166 (12): 455 - 456.
  16. Yeh CJ. Application of the buccal fat pad to the surgical treatment of oral submucous fibrosis. Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 1996; 25(2): 130-133.
  17. Hudson JW, Anderson JG, Russell RM Jr, Anderson N, Chambers K. Use of pedicled fat pad graft as an adjunct in the reconstruction of palatal cleft defects. Oral Surg 1995; 80: 24-27.
  18. Vuillemin T, Raveh J, Ramon Y. Reconstruction of the maxilla with bone grafts supported by the buccal fat pad. J Oral Maxillofac Surg 1988; 46:100-105.
  19. Dean A, Alamillos F, Garcia-Lopez A, Sanchez J, Penalba M. The buccal fat pad in oral reconstruction. Head Neck 2001; 23 (5): 383-388.
  20. Chao CK, Chang LC, Liu SY, Wang JJ. Histologic examination of pedicled buccal fat pad in oral submucous fibrosis. J Oral Maxillofac Surg 2002; 60 (10): 1131-4.