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Plastic Surgery International
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 538364, 5 pages
Complex Biological Reconstruction after Wide Excision of Osteogenic Sarcoma in Lower Extremities
1Islam Medical College, Sialkot, Pakistan
2H No. 88 K-1, Wapda Town, Lahore, Pakistan
3Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan
Received 28 August 2012; Accepted 27 November 2012
Academic Editor: G. L. Robb
Copyright © 2013 Kashif Abbas et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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