Dorsalis pedis tendocutaneous delayed arterialized venous flap in hand reconstruction.

@article{Cho1999DorsalisPT,
  title={Dorsalis pedis tendocutaneous delayed arterialized venous flap in hand reconstruction.},
  author={Byung Chae Cho and Jin Suk Byun and B. S. Baik},
  journal={Plastic and reconstructive surgery},
  year={1999},
  volume={104 7},
  pages={2138-44}
}
We report two patients whose acute soft-tissue and tendon defects in the hand were treated with a dorsalis pedis tendocutaneous delayed arterialized venous flap between 1994 and 1997. The surviving surface area was 100 percent in both patients. The flap sizes were 10 x 10 cm and 6 x 6 cm. At 2 weeks postoperatively, active flexion and passive extension commenced, and progressive resistance exercises were performed for an additional 5 weeks. Flaps showed a similar color match and skin texture… CONTINUE READING