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Replantation of digits - series

Procedure, part 2

Procedure, part 2

Overview

Digital nerves and vessels are repaired with microsurgical instruments. This part of the surgery is most critical to its success. The skin is then closed. A bulky dressing is applied. Young children may have a cast applied to protect the area from injury.

Update Date 9/8/2014