Digital distraction lengthening followed by free vascularized epiphyseal joint transfer

D. I. Singer, B. M. O'Brien, M. F. Angel, G. J. Gumley

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Abstract

This is the first report of combined digital distraction lengthening followed by free vascularized metatarsophalangeal joint transfer. This restored mobility, stability, length, and growth potential in the ring finger of the mutilated hand in a child.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)508-512
Number of pages5
JournalJournal of Hand Surgery
Volume14
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 1989
Externally publishedYes

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