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Excessive perineural scarring may affect the result of peripheral nerve surgery. The ability of a novel implant material (ADCON-T/N) to prevent this complication was tested in 38 rats. Four weeks after a bilateral sciatic nerve external neurolysis, a secondary bilateral lysis of the adhesions was...
The dorsal middle phalangeal finger (DMF) flap is a (neuro)vaseular island flap based on one palmar proper digital artery, its venae comitantes (and/or a separate dorsal vein) and the dorsal branch(es) of the palmar digital nerve. The main nerve supply of the donor finger is left undisturbed. The...