After several days of treatment and observation, the child is allowed to return home.
He is able to wiggle all fingers, has full sensation, and can flex and extend his wrist without pain.
The bite area remains red and scabbed overs.
As he continues to recover, his body must continue the reconstruction phase and then move on the maturation phase. The most important cell during the reconstructive phase of wound healing is:
a. epithelial cell
The answer is fibroblasts