Specialists of the Ufa City Clinical Hospital No. 21 have successfully sewn a partially amputated foot to a resident of the Republic of Bashkiria, who injured his leg with a mower, the regional health minister Maxim Zabelin told Instagpam.
According to Zabelin, the incident took place in the village of Algazino in the Baimaksky district of Bashkiria at the end of July. Rafis Urmanov, 40, worked in the field and was injured at work. With the diagnosis “partial traumatic amputation of the right foot,” the man was admitted to the vascular surgery department of the medical facility, where he underwent urgent replantation of the right leg.
The minister noted that the victim was taken to hospital with the help of an air ambulance.
“The operation was successful. The postoperative period is proceeding with positive dynamics, ”Zabelin emphasized and thanked the doctors for their prompt and professional work.
Earlier it was reported that in Buryatia, a five-year-old girl made surgery after her uncle cut off her fingers. A criminal case has been opened against the man.