Shahzada Jafri, Humayun Rafiq, Salman Ahmad, Abdul Ghaffar, Faisal Rafiq.
Analysis of Four Free Vascularized Fibular Graft (VFG).
Ann King Edward Med Uni Jan ;8(4):295-6.
A study of four free VFG is presented. The age range was 18 to 45 years. The patients remained under treatment in civil hospitals before referring to our centre. In all cases end to side anastomosis of vessels were done. Due to high cost of angiography, only one patient underwent this test, while others were subjected to bone scan of transferred. VFG uptake was 100%.
Case: An eighteen year old girl presented with giant cell tumour of lower end to radius. Diagnosis was done on radiographs. Excision of tumour with margins of healthy bone was planned. Tumour was removed and free FVG was successfully implanted. Radial artery and cephalic vein of recipient area were used.
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