Intratendinous rupture of a flexor tendon graft many years after staged reconstruction: a report of three cases.

Three cases of rupture of a flexor tendon graft many years after surgery are presented. Two cases occurred 12 years after reconstruction and the third case occurred 21 years after reconstruction. Each rupture was intratendinous, just proximal to the flexor tendon sheath in 2 cases and at the proximal edge of the transverse carpal ligament in the third case… CONTINUE READING