Tibial autogenous cancellous bone as an alternative donor site in maxillofacial surgery: a preliminary report.


This preliminary report reviews the use of the proximal tibial metaphysis as an alternative to other bone graft donor sites. A series of 21 cancellous grafts were procured from 20 patients using a predictable orthopedic approach. A singular finding was the overall lack of morbidity at the donor site and the apparent favorable quality and quantity of the… (More)


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