Elbow and forearm wounds have distinct reconstructive requirements, but both require a durable and pliable solution. Pedicle, free fasciocutaneous and muscle, and distant (2-stage) flaps have a role in wound reconstruction in these unique areas. This article presents practical surgical cases as a guide to soft tissue reconstruction of the elbow and forearm.
- Elbow wounds
- Flap reconstruction
- Forearm wounds
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Orthopedics and Sports Medicine