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March 15, 2012

Thumbs-Up After Successful Thumb Reattachment

By Stacy Theobald Stacy Theobald (@stacytheobald)

Anistasia Smith and her mother, Bridgette Grunewald, give a big thumbs-up to Brian Carlsen, M.D., and the team at Mayo Clinic who cared for the then 4-year-old in February 2011. Anistasia’s left thumb had been severed in a recliner chair. “Anistasia was asleep, cuddling on her grandma’s chest. When the recliner was brought to an […]

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