Chronic erosion injury of a digit by a ring: epidemiology, staging, treatment and prognosis.

Abstract

A 71-year-old man who presented with chronic erosion of a digit by an ornamental ring is reported. The literature is reviewed; and the epidemiology, risk factors, staging, treatment and outcome are discussed. 

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@article{Leung2002ChronicEI, title={Chronic erosion injury of a digit by a ring: epidemiology, staging, treatment and prognosis.}, author={Y-F Leung and Shirley Pui-Sheung Ip}, journal={British journal of plastic surgery}, year={2002}, volume={55 4}, pages={353-5} }