Cross-finger flap

Nicholas Galardi, Morad Askari

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Abstract

This chapter details essential steps of a cross-finger flap to repair volar defect of finger or thumb. The flap is harvested from the adjacent finger and inset into the palmar wound defect; a full-thickness skin graft is harvested from the antecubital fossa and sutured at the flap donor site. Indications, possible complications, essential steps, postoperative care, and operative dictation are included.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationOperative Dictations in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
PublisherSpringer International Publishing
Pages387-388
Number of pages2
ISBN (Electronic)9783319406312
ISBN (Print)9783319406299
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2016

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Fingers
Postoperative Care
Thumb
Transplants
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Wounds and Injuries

Keywords

  • Antecubital fossa
  • Cleland’s ligament
  • Finger flap
  • Full-thickness skin graft
  • Volar defect

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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Galardi, N., & Askari, M. (2016). Cross-finger flap. In Operative Dictations in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (pp. 387-388). Springer International Publishing. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-40631-2_92

Cross-finger flap. / Galardi, Nicholas; Askari, Morad.

Operative Dictations in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Springer International Publishing, 2016. p. 387-388.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Galardi, N & Askari, M 2016, Cross-finger flap. in Operative Dictations in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Springer International Publishing, pp. 387-388. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-40631-2_92
Galardi N, Askari M. Cross-finger flap. In Operative Dictations in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Springer International Publishing. 2016. p. 387-388 https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-40631-2_92
Galardi, Nicholas ; Askari, Morad. / Cross-finger flap. Operative Dictations in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Springer International Publishing, 2016. pp. 387-388
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