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One case of big-toe re-plantation: a 13-year follow-up and a literature review.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  19427827     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
In this case of a 3-year-old patient who had a left big-toe amputation through the proximal phalange, re-plantation was performed successfully. Big-toe amputations are not frequent entities, but it should always be re-planted to avoid unsatisfactory aesthetic and functional outcomes. There are just a few reports in literature and their follow-up is very brief compared with our report.
Germ?n Augusto Wolff; Carolina Posso
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article     Date:  2009-05-08
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of plastic, reconstructive & aesthetic surgery : JPRAS     Volume:  63     ISSN:  1878-0539     ISO Abbreviation:  J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg     Publication Date:  2010 May 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-04-05     Completed Date:  2010-05-25     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101264239     Medline TA:  J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg     Country:  Netherlands    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  838-40     Citation Subset:  IM    
Copyright Information:
Copyright (c) 2009 British Association of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons. All rights reserved.
Universidad de Antioquia, Hospital San Vicente de Paul, Medell?n, Colombia.
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MeSH Terms
Amputation, Traumatic / radiography,  surgery*
Bone Nails
Child, Preschool
Follow-Up Studies
Foot Injuries / radiography,  surgery*
Fracture Fixation, Internal / methods*
Osteotomy / methods
Replantation / methods*
Suture Techniques
Time Factors
Toes / injuries,  radiography,  surgery*

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