Combined second and third toe transfer.

@article{Wei1989CombinedSA,
  title={Combined second and third toe transfer.},
  author={Fu-Chan Wei and Lee H. Colony and Hsin Chen Chen and Chi Cheng Chuang and M. Samuel Noordhoff},
  journal={Plastic and reconstructive surgery},
  year={1989},
  volume={84 4},
  pages={
          651-61
        }
}
Historically, restoration of hand function following multiple digital amputation has been unsatisfactory. The evolution of digital reconstruction with toe transfer has enabled surgeons to reestablish prehension in these severely injured hands. A 4-year experience with 26 consecutive combined second and third toe transfers to replace missing adjacent fingers was reviewed in order to delineate the indications and technical considerations and to emphasize prevention of donor-site complications… CONTINUE READING

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