Plastic surgery in podiatry (simplified illustrated techniques)

J Foot Surg. 1988 Mar-Apr;27(2):103-10.


Soft-tissue loss in the foot is often a perplexing, time consuming, and frustrating treatment dilemma for both patient and surgeon. Fortunately, several plastic surgical techniques may be used to successfully deal with this clinical situation. These techniques are presented through an illustrated essay format.

MeSH terms

  • Foot / surgery*
  • Humans
  • Methods
  • Postoperative Complications
  • Skin Transplantation*
  • Surgical Flaps*
  • Transplantation, Autologous / methods*