Shafa Orthopedic Journal

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Fingertip Flap Coverage After Fingertip Amputation

Hooman Shariatzadeh 1 , *
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1 Department of Hand Surgery, Shafa Orthopedic Hospital, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
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  • Shafa Orthopedic Journal: November 28, 2015, 2 (4); e3781
  • Published Online: November 29, 2015
  • Article Type: Letter
  • Received: August 6, 2015
  • Accepted: September 22, 2015
  • DOI: 10.17795/soj-3781

To Cite: Shariatzadeh H. Fingertip Flap Coverage After Fingertip Amputation, Shafa Ortho J. 2015 ; 2(4):e3781. doi: 10.17795/soj-3781.

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