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Medical History Regeneration

Month 13: High-tech surgery

So, this month I underwent second surgery in pursuit to get default thumb length back.

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Trauma

Restore finger nail shape

Finger tip injuries normally distort finger and nailbed shape. Here’s a way to restore them.

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Trauma

Celebrities missing fingers: Daryl Hannah

While watching A Walk to Remember, I kept asking the same question: who is this ugly actress?

She turned out to be Daryl Hannah (b. 1960).

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Regeneration

Get Default: Valentin Dikul

This is Valentin Dikul (b. 1948), Russian circus weightlifter.

When he was 14, safety equipment gave way and he fell 13 meters down on the arena, breaking his spine. Dikul was doomed for a cheerless life in a wheelchair.

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Trauma

Playing music without fingers

Please welcome amputee musician.

Fyodor Shestiperov (b. 1953), a Russian accordion and guitar player, missing four fingers on his right hand.

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Regeneration Trauma

How to treat ingrown toe nail

Ingrown toe nail is a serious problem, with a threat of inflammation, edema and infection. It should be treated at once.

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Regeneration

Children can regrow lost finger tips

Many observations confirm children can regrow cut off finger tips. That’s not a rare miracle.

It’s a fact. Most children up to the age of 12 can regrow amputated digits. On one important condition.

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Regeneration

Britain’s first double hand surgery

I always admired this leadership thing. Almost every apparel company claims it’s the world’s leader. Banks say they are leaders in at least one area.
Turns out double hand surgery is no different.

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Medical History

Month Two: The Fingernail

Two months passed since the surgery, and there are some improvements.
nail regrow

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Trauma

Can you cut and eat your own hands and other limbs to survive?

I came across Smosh by occasion only a few weeks ago. This comic duo is quite fresh and stand out against many amateur Youtube videos. Among the vast variety of Smosh video plots, one is particularly interesting.