The A-Z of Plastic Surgery is a quick research guide to plastic surgery. The book contains succinct bullet pointed entries and cross-referencing to research related topics. This book is particularly relevant to trainees in plastic surgery as a working reference book and as a resource for use during exam preparation.198 nerve injury I The lateral antebrachial cutaneous nerve is found adjacent to the cephalic vein. ... Harvesting of the anterior branch is preferred because the posterior branch causes numbness over the elbow. 20 cm of graft can be obtained. In patients with median nerve sensory loss the third web space nerve can be harvested to reconstruct the median nerve defect, providing up to 24 ... Various cytokines such as NGF are released by Schwann cells stimulating axonal regeneration.
|Title||:||A-Z of Plastic Surgery|
|Publisher||:||Oxford University Press - 2008-05-22|