Sequential transfer of free flap to two defects

Plast Reconstr Surg. 1998 Dec;102(7):2431-5. doi: 10.1097/00006534-199812000-00026.


This case report describes the use of a single lateral arm flap sequentially transferred to two defects in a bilateral hand injury. We believe this is a novel approach in reconstructing defects in bilateral hands when a staged reconstruction is planned.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Burns / surgery*
  • Hand Injuries / surgery*
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Plastic Surgery Procedures / methods*
  • Surgical Flaps*