Assessment of vascularized fibular graft one year after reconstruction of the wrist after excision of a giant-cell tumour.

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We report a patient in whom the distal radius was resected for a giant cell tumour and the bone defect was replaced using a vascularized proximal fibular graft. The graft was viable and hypertrophied and normal callus formed on the distal radius. Due to chronic instability of the wrist the patient underwent revision arthrodesis 1 year after resection… (More)

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@article{Ferracini1999AssessmentOV, title={Assessment of vascularized fibular graft one year after reconstruction of the wrist after excision of a giant-cell tumour.}, author={Rafael Ferracini and Gian Carlo Gino and Bruno Battiston and Alessandra Linari and Roland Franz and Silvia Bertolo}, journal={Journal of hand surgery}, year={1999}, volume={24 4}, pages={497-500} }