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Locoregional Flaps in the Hand

  • Wojciech Konczalik
  • Dominika Michno
  • Norbert Kang
Chapter
Part of the In Clinical Practice book series (ICP)

Abstract

Complex hand injuries are frequently associated with loss of skin and soft-tissue resulting in defects exposing the neurovascular bundles, tendons or bone that are not amenable to primary closure. In these instances, the wounds may not support a skin graft and flap cover should be considered.

Keywords

Kutler Segmuller Venkatswami Homodigital island Cross-finger Thenar Moberg 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Wojciech Konczalik
    • 1
  • Dominika Michno
    • 1
  • Norbert Kang
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Plastic SurgeryRoyal Free HospitalLondonUK

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