Structural properties of the fibular band in congenital total absence of the fibula

Abstract

Nine children with unilateral total congenital absence of the fibula were examined by magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), and histological study of the fibular band was performed in four of them. Both examinations revealed two types of fibular band. In type I, it was identical to fibula on MRI appearance, and histological studies revealed hyaline cartilage in… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s004020050394

Topics

2 Figures and Tables