Forty-two burn injuries and 22 cold injuries were investigated. Both high temperature and cold induced tenocyte necrosis, and denatured and fragmented the collagen fibres. As a consequence of severe damages of tendon and of long lasting regeneration, it was believed that even in case of incidental healing restoration of the original function could not be expected.
|Number of pages||6|
|Journal||Acta Chirurgica Hungarica|
|Publication status||Published - Jan 1 1985|
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