Ann Plast Surg 2017 Mar;78(3):311-314
From the *Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, National Defense Medical College Saitama; †Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Shonai Amarume Hospital, Yamagata; ‡Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Mito Saiseikai General Hospital; and §Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan.
Background: Conventional surgery of toe syndactyly is accomplished using a zig-zag incision and full thickness or split thickness skin grafting. However, this method has an aesthetic problem with a prominent scar on the dorsal side of the foot. The aim of the article was to investigate the efficacy of a cosmetically conscious operation for syndactylies performed using a single technique. Read More