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Answer the following questions:

1. Identify at least five organ systems in this region of the arm that the surgeon would have marked for reattachment.
2. List the names of the specific structures that had to be reattached. Cardiovascular, Muscular, Skeletal, Nervous, and Integumentary
3. What organ system was most likely not reattached? Explain. Nervous system, it will never be the same again.
4. Why was a clean bite so important? The muscle tissue is not torn to pieces.
5. Why was the bone shortened? They had to add a plate so it had to be trimmed down for the pieces
6. Identify the movements associated with the arm, forearm, wrist, and fingers. Rotation, flexing, extension, hyperextension, proation, and supination.
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So far, I have told you the good news, the bad news is that his arm will probably never gain the same movement it once had. The nerves in his arm can never be attached the same as they were before once they have been severed the way your sons have been. This unfortunately means he might have a little bit of trouble from this arm throughout his lifetime. The movement in his arm, forearm, and hand will be very limited an awkward for him. Jim will probably have trouble playing

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