Soleus-fibula free transfer in lower limb reconstruction.

  title={Soleus-fibula free transfer in lower limb reconstruction.},
  author={Philippe P{\'e}lissier and Vincent Casoli and Efterpi C. Demiri and Dominique Martin and Jacques Baudet},
  journal={Plastic and reconstructive surgery},
  volume={105 2},
Free-fibula transfer has been widely used since 1975. Many modifications have been described; one of them, association of the lateral part of the soleus muscle to the fibula, is reported here through a 14-case series. This composite flap is intended for extensive defects of the lower limbs involving bone and soft tissues. The flap is considered by the… CONTINUE READING