Use of osteocutaneous "double-barrel fibular flaps" in limb reconstruction: four clinical cases.

@article{Dautel2001UseOO,
  title={Use of osteocutaneous "double-barrel fibular flaps" in limb reconstruction: four clinical cases.},
  author={Gilles Dautel and Franck Duteille and Michel Merle},
  journal={Microsurgery},
  year={2001},
  volume={21 7},
  pages={340-4}
}
The use of a vascularized fibular transfer is a technique used for the reconstruction of large defects in long bones. A technical variation that consists of osteotomizing the transplant, giving two distinct segments, is adapted in the reconstruction of long bones with a large diameter, in particular, the femur or the proximal tibia. The results obtained… CONTINUE READING