Microsurgery is a medical subspecialty that uses an operating microscope and its magnification to obtain tissue transfer. Through the union of arteries, veins, nerves and lymphatic vessels any zone of the body can be repaired.
Its therapeutic applications are quite varied and include, amongst others:
- Breast and cancer reconstruction
- Tumours on the head and neck
- Facial paralysis
- Reconstruction of extremities
- Vasectomy correction and penis reconstruction