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Amputation of thumb

Known as: amputations thumb, thumb amputation 
 
National Institutes of Health

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2015
2015
BACKGROUND Publications on digital amputation and replantation have been mostly derived from case series in high-volume hand… Expand
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2014
2014
PURPOSE To present our experience in distal thumb amputations reconstructed by partial toe to hand transfers with special… Expand
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2009
2009
BACKGROUND When replantation of an avulsed/amputated thumb is not feasible, toe-to-hand transfer may be considered as a… Expand
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2004
2004
Seven cases of primary reconstruction of traumatic amputation of the thumb using the index finger are reported. In six cases, the… Expand
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2003
2003
A 45-year-old orthopaedic surgeon sustained a complete thumb amputation and severe injuries to his index finger in a lawn mower… Expand
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1993
1993
Computerized population-based hospital discharge data in New Jersey offer new opportunities for surveillance of serious work… Expand
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Review
1992
Review
1992
Amputation of the thumb is a severe handicap. In an emergency situation, thumb amputation must be treated by means of… Expand
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1986
1986
Similar findings in a series of seven avulsions of the thumb suggest that this injury is a well-defined entity. In all cases… Expand
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1986
1986
Over a three-year period 14 consecutive cases of amputated thumbs, 10 complete and 4 incomplete, were replanted/revascularized… Expand
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1985
1985
  • George Lister
  • Clinical orthopaedics and related research
  • 1985
  • Corpus ID: 7581611
The attributes that make the thumb unique are position, stability, strength, length, motion, sensibility, and appearance. Of… Expand
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