Thumb reconstruction after traumatic loss

  title={Thumb reconstruction after traumatic loss},
  author={Zhang Quan-rong},
Objective To investigate the best reconstructive method for traumatic loss of the thumb at different degree.Methods There were 189 patients whose thumbs were reconstructed for all types of traumatic loss from Jan,2003 to Jan,2010 in our hospital.Different methods were used to reconstruct.type I:bone loss at the level of the distal phalanx or at the level of the IP joint.Reconstructed by hallux wrap-around flap with part or complete distal phalanx of the big toe(63 patients);type II: bone loss… CONTINUE READING

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