Digital Replantation Differential Diagnoses

Updated: Feb 17, 2022
  • Author: L Andrew Koman, MD; Chief Editor: Harris Gellman, MD  more...
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Diagnostic Considerations

Diagnostic considerations include the following:

  • Type of injury
  • Time from injury to initial evaluation
  • Warm ischemic time
  • Mechanism of injury (sharp, crush, avulsion, thermal)
  • Comorbitities
  • Emotional stability of the patient
  • Functional loss versus demands