Utilization of a Perforator Flap for Stump Closure of the Fifth Digit

Dağhan Dağdelen, Alper Aksoy, Selami Serhat Şirvan

Özet


There is an obvious need for alternative local flaps in digital reconstruction, especially where soft‑tissue residuum is limited as in the fifth
digit. A 42‑year‑old female patient presented to our emergency room with her left fifth finger amputated at the level of the middle phalanx and
extensive second‑degree deep burn wounds in the hand dorsum and the dorsal finger after a hot‑press accident in the workplace. We would
like to share a case of fifth digit soft‑tissue reconstruction done using a perforator propeller flap based on ulnar palmar digital artery.

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Türk Plastik Rekonstrüktif ve Estetik Cerrahi Dergisi (Turk J Plast Surg),
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