Title: Closed rupture of the flexor tendons of the thumb and index due to severe scaphotrapezoidal arthritis
Authors: De Smet, Luc ×
Degreef, Ilse #
Issue Date: 2009
Publisher: Springer International
Series Title: European Journal of Plastic Surgery vol:32 pages:109-111
Abstract: We report a case of severe scaphotrapezoidal osteoarthritis with closed rupture of multiple flexor tendons. The thumb was treated with a tenodesis with the remaining flexor and the deep flexor of the index was reconstructed with a short cable graft, harvested from the superficial flexor.
ISSN: 0930-343X
Publication status: published
KU Leuven publication type: IT
Appears in Collections:Orthopaedics Section (-)
Research Group for Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation
× corresponding author
# (joint) last author

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