Reverse digital artery neurovascular cross-finger flap.

  title={Reverse digital artery neurovascular cross-finger flap.},
  author={C S Lai and S D Lin and C C Tsai and Christina W. Tsai},
  journal={The Journal of hand surgery},
  volume={20 3},
Soft tissue loss with digital nerve defect in the finger was reconstructed with the reverse digital artery neurovascular cross-finger flap in two cases with favorable results. The flap harvested from the lateral side of the proximal phalanx of the neighboring healthy finger is nourished by a distally based digital artery. The flap contained a segment of digital nerve dorsal branch, which is used to bridge the nerve gap in the wound while the flap is used to reconstruct the soft tissue defect… CONTINUE READING

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