[Leg amputation with transposition of the plantar skin and calcaneous tuber in severe mechanical trauma complicated by shock].

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Diaphyseal shin amputations with transposition of the plantar skin and calcanean tuber on the neurovascular bundle were performed upon 4 cases. The late results have been studied. The patients use prothesis with the support on the end of the stump, and walk without the walking-stick. The authors believe it possible to carry out such operations, under the… (More)

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@article{Keer1978LegAW, title={[Leg amputation with transposition of the plantar skin and calcaneous tuber in severe mechanical trauma complicated by shock].}, author={A N Keĭer and Aleksandr Vladimirovich Rozhkov and M S Savel'ev}, journal={Vestnik khirurgii imeni I. I. Grekova}, year={1978}, volume={120 1}, pages={100-4} }