The subcutaneous laterodigital reverse flap

This flap combines the advantages of the reverse dorsa. l digital island flap1 and the sub-cutaneous turnover flap.“4 It seems to be at least as reliable as the former and has the added advantages of being simpler to trans-pose and of safeguarding not only the vascular and nervous integrity of the finger but also the aesthetics of the donor site.


Carlo Tremolada, Gianrico Abbiati, Massimo Del Bene, Daniele Blandini


Plastic and reconstructive surgery