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Journal of the Korean Society for Surgery of the Hand 2017;22(1):57-62.
Published online March 31, 2017.
DOI: https://doi.org/10.12790/jkssh.2017.22.1.57   
Hand Reconstruction Using Medialis Pedis and Medial Plantar Chimeric Free Flap
Su Bin Do, Jae Hyun Kim, Chul Hoon Chung
Department of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, Hallym University Kangdong Sacred Heart Hospital, Seoul, Korea. jaykay0219@naver.com
Received: 10 October 2016   • Revised: 26 December 2016   • Accepted: 15 January 2017
It is not easy to decide whether covering soft tissue defect occurred in multiple adjacent fingers with a single, large flap and later secondary division of fingers or cover each digits independently in hand reconstruction. The authors reconstructed soft tissue defect of left second and third finger with medial plantar artery based medialis pedis and medial plantar chimeric free flap and it enabled early rehabilitation without secondary surgery to divide each fingers and get satisfactory result.

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