Thumb reconstruction following resection for malignant tumors Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Bone Neoplasms
  • Carcinoma, Squamous Cell
  • Melanoma
  • Reconstructive Surgical Procedures
  • Sarcoma
  • Soft Tissue Neoplasms
  • Thumb

abstract

  • Thumb reconstruction and salvage after tumor resection following wide excision is technically possible. Reconstruction following accepted reconstructive principles and techniques can result in acceptable functional outcomes with low risk of complication.

publication date

  • April 2008

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/01.prs.0000304590.09003.1b

PubMed ID

  • 18349647

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1279

end page

  • 87

volume

  • 121

number

  • 4