Reconstruction of an amputated fingertip by a prefabricated free volar forearm flap.


An amputated fingertip was banked temporarily under the skin of the volar wrist. This prefabricated fingertip was transferred back to the finger 2 months later, together with a free flap from the volar wrist based on the superficial palmar branch of the radial artery. The fingertip pulp showed a little pale pigmentation, but maintained its length well. The… (More)


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