Research Article| Volume 46, ISSUE 7, P590-593, 1993

Omentum as gliding material after extensive forearm tenolysis

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      Tendon adhesion occurring after major replantation can be severe and extensive due to the nature of the trauma, ischaemia, prolonged oedema and/or infection. Therefore there is a high possiblity of re-adhesion after tenolysis. In two cases of tenolysis after forearm replantation omentum was used as gliding material and good results were obtained.


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