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Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 205832, 8 pages
Bilateral Fibular Graft: Biological Reconstruction after Resection of Primary Malignant Bone Tumors of the Lower Limb
1Centre of Orthopedic and Trauma Surgery, Department of Oncologic Surgery, Sarcoma Centre Berlin-Brandenburg, HELIOS Klinikum Berlin Buch, Schwanebecker Chaussee 50, 13125 Berlin, Germany
2Department of Vascular Surgery, Sarcoma Centre Berlin-Brandenburg, HELIOS Klinikum Berlin Buch, Schwanebecker Chaussee 50, 13125 Berlin, Germany
3Department of Pathology, Sarcoma Centre Berlin-Brandenburg, HELIOS Klinikum Emil von Behring, Walterhöferstraße 11, 14165 Berlin, Germany
Received 14 December 2012; Revised 16 February 2013; Accepted 4 March 2013
Academic Editor: Andreas Leithner
Copyright © 2013 Maya Niethard 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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