Author(s): Manske PR, Gelberman RH, Lesker PA
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Abstract Concepts of flexor tendon healing suggest that repair is accomplished both by extrinsic peripheral fibroblasts and by intrinsic fibroblasts from the tendon itself. Recent studies indicate that although peripheral adhesions are associated with tendon healing, they are not essential to the repair process.
This article was published in Hand Clin
and referenced in Journal of Trauma & Treatment