limb replantation

limb replantation

, limb reimplantation
The surgical reattachment of a traumatically amputated limb or part.
References in periodicals archive ?
CBPB provides the best analgesia during the postoperative period as the main indication for this block (2,10), and is the ideal analgesic technique for limb replantation surgery (9).
The concept of limb replantation is credited to William Halsted, an American surgeon who "transplanted the hind leg of a dog from one side to the other" in 1887 but did not report it until 1922.
Microsurgery today is applied to a variety of medical operations ranging from limb replantation to coronary artery bypass procedures.
A preliminary report of tissue preservation with University of Wisconsin cold storage solution in major limb replantation.
The experimental studies on animals have shown that histological changes in the tissues, which had ischemia, were detected only in early period after limb replantation.
5) In 1887, Halsted began experiments on limb replantation, (6) and in 1906, Carrel and Guthrie described the first successful canine limb replantation.