Vascularized metatarsophalangeal joint transfer for radial hypoplasia.

  title={Vascularized metatarsophalangeal joint transfer for radial hypoplasia.},
  author={Simo K. Vilkki},
  journal={Seminars in plastic surgery},
  volume={22 3},
The relatively new concept and technique of microvascular joint transplantation for the correction of the congenitally deformed wrist is presented with a series of 24 operated radial club hands. The results from the 19 upper extremities with a mean follow-up of 11 years show that the new technique will not diminish the longitudinal growth of the ulna. The… CONTINUE READING