Boutonnière deformity: a surgical corrective procedure.


Journal Article

A surgical procedure for the correction of chronic boutonnière deformity has been described. In essence, it is an anatomical reconstruction of the damaged extensor mechanism, and the procedure has proved to be a reliable method of improving both cosmetic deformity and function.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Urbaniak, JR; Hayes, MG

Published Date

  • June 1980

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 50 / 3

Start / End Page

  • 263 - 266

PubMed ID

  • 6931586

Pubmed Central ID

  • 6931586

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0004-8682

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1111/j.1445-2197.1980.tb04114.x


  • eng

Conference Location

  • Australia