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Repair of webbed fingers - series—Incision

Incision

Overview

Skin areas to be repaired are marked. The skin is incised, and the fused tissues are separated, including bone if necessary.

Review Date 9/22/2016

Updated by: C. Benjamin Ma, MD, Professor, Chief, Sports Medicine and Shoulder Service, UCSF Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, San Francisco, CA. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Isla Ogilvie, PhD, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team.

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