Ann Plast Surg 2021 Mar 3. Epub 2021 Mar 3.
From the Division of Hand Surgery, Klinikum rechts der Isar, Technical University of Munich, Munich Private Practice, Haßloch, Germany Med Esthetic Kirkegaard Kurz, Hamburg Ethianum Klinik Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany.
Introduction: There are many types of intrinsic flaps to cover wound defects on the hand, which have been well described in scientific literature. However, the donor sites are often neglected in such studies. Therefore, we aimed to evaluate donor site morbidity for homodigital island flaps, cross-finger flaps, Foucher's pedicle flaps, and flaps of the dorsal metacarpal artery system (DMCA). Read More