The current role of the vascularized-fibular osteocutaneous graft in the treatment of segmental defects of the upper extremity.

Journal Article (Journal Article;Review)

Large osseous defects of the upper extremity can be a challenging problem for the reconstructive surgeon. There are numerous treatment options reported in the literature with variable results. We review our experience with the vascularized-fibular osteocutaneous graft for these complex defects with a focus on surgical techniques and outcomes.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Hollenbeck, ST; Komatsu, I; Woo, S; Schoeman, M; Yang, J; Erdmann, D; Levin, LS

Published Date

  • March 2011

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 31 / 3

Start / End Page

  • 183 - 189

PubMed ID

  • 19760793

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1098-2752

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/micr.20703


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States