Microsurgical Arterialization of Degloving Injuries of the Upper Limb

The Journal of Hand Surgery, 04/13/2012

The authors describe a technique in which a microsurgical anastomosis between an artery and a vein in an afferent direction of a degloved flap is used to revascularize or arterialize the flap. In 3 difficult cases, there was substantial salvage of flap tissue.

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