[Applied anatomy of osteo-periosteal flap pedicled with superior malleolar branch of anterior tibial artery].

In order to investigate the blood supply of osteo-periosteal flap of lateral inferior part of tibia, 40 lower limbs of adult cadavers were observed. The result showed that the superior malleolar branch was the biggest branch on the lateral inferior part of tibia and served as the main blood supply to the above area. It originated from the anterior tibial… CONTINUE READING