Bilobed Flap for Reconstruction of a Large Keratoacanthoma of the Thumb


AGDOĞAN Ö., Karacal R.

CASE REPORTS IN PLASTIC SURGERY AND HAND SURGERY, vol.6, no.1, pp.86-87, 2019 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 6 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.1080/23320885.2019.1634477
  • Title of Journal : CASE REPORTS IN PLASTIC SURGERY AND HAND SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.86-87

Abstract

We present the bilobed flap principle which can be used to reconstruct of large defects located on the dorsum of the thumb. The flap provides similar texture, colour and thickness as adjacent hand skin. The final results were excellent both functionally and cosmetically.