Transfer of the second toe to the hand in a patient with Monckeberg's sclerosis
Amillo Garayoa S., Leyes Vence M., Arriola Guenaga F.J.
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology, University Clinic, School of Medicine, University of Navarra, Pamplona, Spain.
Magazine: Scandinavian Journal of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and Hand Surgery
Date: Jun 1, 1997Orthopedic Surgery and Traumatology [SP]
We present a case of second toe to hand transfer in a 64 year old patient with Monckeberg's sclerosis, who had had first four fingers of his right hand amputated.
The result was satisfactory, even though this type of arteriosclerosis is usually considered a relative contraindication to transfer.
CIATION Scand J Plast Reconstr Surg Hand Surg. 1997 Jun;31(2):181-3
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