Regeneration of nails with artificial dermis.

  title={Regeneration of nails with artificial dermis.},
  author={Akira Sugamata},
  journal={Journal of plastic surgery and hand surgery},
  volume={46 3-4},
We treated fingertips injured through the proximal half of the nail bed using artificial dermis in 22 patients from 2004 to 2009. We classified the injuries to the nail bed into three types according to where the wounds were. Type І was localised to the nail bed with or without minor injury to the surrounding structure; type II was an avulsion and… CONTINUE READING