Major limb replantation: a Thai experience.

  title={Major limb replantation: a Thai experience.},
  author={Adisorn Patradul and Chardpraom Ngarmukos and Virunya Parkpian},
  journal={Annals of the Academy of Medicine, Singapore},
  volume={24 4 Suppl},
From May 1986 to December 1992, we performed 36 major limb replantations in 35 patients; 30 were complete and 6 were incomplete amputations. Twenty-eight of these patients were male. Their ages ranged from 5 to 81 years, the average being 22 years. The levels of injury were 13 hemihand, 8 wrist, 5 lower forearm, 5 upper forearm, and 5 above the elbow amputation. The degrees of injury were 8 guillotine, 14 local crush, 9 diffuse crush, and 5 avulsion amputation. There were a partial loss of… CONTINUE READING

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