Failed Zone II Flexor Tendon Repair: What's Next?

Xingchen Li, BA; Alexis L. Parcells, MD; Ramazi O. Datiashvili, MD


ePlasty. 2016;16(ic24) 

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A 51-year-old woman presented to the emergency department after sustaining a transverse volar laceration over the middle phalanx of her right small finger. On physical examination, the patient was unable to flex her finger at the proximal or distal interphalangeal joint.

Figure 1.

Volar laceration.