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Fig. 2

From: Parallelogram flap versus homodigital island flap in the treatment of fingertip defects with bone exposure: a prospective controlled study

Fig. 2

Surgical steps of the parallelogram flap: a A longitudinal incision was made along the bone surface on both sides of the fingertip and the incised position should not exceed the transverse striation of the distal interphalangeal joint. b A transverse incision was made on the side with more remaining skin to provide sufficient angle for flap turnover. c A piece of skin graft A was left on the opposite side and to fill the defect B. d The parallelogram flap reconstruction and skin grafts are completed

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