flexorplasty

flexorplasty

 [flek´ser-plas″te]
plastic surgery of flexor muscles.
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However, to date, there have been no reports discussing the importance of rehabilitation of the wrist extensor muscles by focusing on the wrist extensor muscles as antagonists for elbow flexorplasty after brachial plexus injury.
Green, "Experiences with the Steindler flexorplasty at the elbow," Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, vol.
The final step consists of muscle rotation and flexorplasty to cover the endoprosthesis and restore function to the elbow.
Unfortunately some patients in the French and Thai studies required further muscle origin transfers (Steindler Flexorplasty) to improve elbow flexion.