keyword
MENU ▼
Read by QxMD icon Read
search

Fibula graft

keyword
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27880030/osseointegrated-implants-into-a-variety-of-composite-free-flaps-a-comparative-analysis
#1
Michael Burgess, Matthew Leung, Anthony Chellapah, Jonathan R Clark, Martin D Batstone
BACKGROUND: Significant oral function is often lost after surgical therapy for head and neck cancer. The use of osseointegrated implants for reconstruction in patients with head and neck surgery has shown to significantly improve the quality of life for these patients. Variable success rates range from 99% to 70%. METHODS: A retrospective audit of patient records was performed looking at cumulative survival of implants. Inclusion criteria were patients who were treated at 1 of 2 designated Australian Head and Neck Units and received oral osseointegrated implants...
November 23, 2016: Head & Neck
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27876350/a-solution-to-the-vessel-shortage-during-free-vascularized-fibular-grafting-for-reconstructing-infected-bone-defects-of-the-femur-bridging-with-vein-transplantation
#2
Ren Gao-Hong, Li Run-Guang, Jiang Gui-Yong, Chen Chao-Jie, Bao Zhi-Gang
PURPOSE: The present study aimed to evaluate the feasibility and clinical efficacy of bridging vein transplantation to deal with the vessel shortage during free vascularized fibular grafting for reconstructing infected bone defects of the femur. METHODS: Twelve patients (aged 15-58 years) with infected bone defects of the femur (between 6.0 and 18.0cm) were recruited in this study. Vacuum sealing drainage were applied after extensive debridement of the infected bone defects and irrigated with 0...
October 22, 2016: Injury
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27875515/reconstruction-of-congenital-mandibular-hypoplasia-with-microvascular-free-fibula-flaps-in-the-pediatric-population-a-paradigm-shift
#3
Emily C Cleveland, Jamie Zampell, Tomer Avraham, Z-Hye Lee, David Hirsch, Jamie P Levine
BACKGROUND: The microvascular free fibula flap has become the gold standard for reconstruction of complex mandibular defects since its description by Hidalgo in 1989. Prior studies have demonstrated its safety and efficacy in the pediatric population. However, this reconstructive method is often used only as a last resort for correction of congenital mandibular hypoplasia, after failure of bone grafting and distraction osteogenesis. The authors describe our experience using this technique, facilitated by virtual planning and prefabricated cutting jigs, for children with severe congenital mandibular hypoplasia...
November 21, 2016: Journal of Craniofacial Surgery
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27863500/simultaneous-reconstruction-of-the-bone-and-vessels-for-complex-femoral-defect
#4
Shimpei Miyamoto, Masahide Fujiki, Nokitaka Setsu, Akira Kawai
BACKGROUND: Several methods have been reported for intercalary reconstruction of femoral defects. Of these, free vascularized fibula grafts (FVFG) are preferred because of their durability, bone-healing potential, and tolerance to infection. If the bone tumor invades the femoral vessels, simultaneous vascular reconstruction also becomes necessary and significant technical hurdles make limb salvage difficult. CASE PRESENTATION: We present a 10-year-old girl who underwent limb-sparing surgery for a distal femur osteosarcoma...
November 18, 2016: World Journal of Surgical Oncology
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27857796/dwarf-with-dual-spinal-kyphotic-deformity-at-the-cervical-and-dorsal-spine-unassociated-with-odontoid-hypoplasia-surgical-management
#5
Guru Dutta Satyarthee, Dipanker Singh Mankotia
Morquio's syndrome is associated with systemic skeletal hypoplasia leading to generalized skeletal deformation. The hypoplasia of odontoid process is frequent association, which is responsible for atlantoaxial dislocation causing compressive myelopathy. However, development of sub-axial cervical kyphotic deformity unassociated with odontoid hypoplasia is extremely rare, and coexistence of dorsal kyphotic deformity is not reported in the western literature till date and represents first case. Current case is 16-year-old boy, who presented with severe kyphotic deformity of cervical spine with spastic quadriparesis...
July 2016: Journal of Pediatric Neurosciences
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27780513/management-of-humeral-fracture-nonunion-in-severe-osteoporosis-by-a-combination-of-locking-plating-and-intramedullary-fibular-grafting
#6
Shabir-Ahmed Dhar, Mohammed-Farooq Butt, Tahir-Ahmed Dar, Reyaz-Ahmed Dar, Zameer Ali
Nonunion of the humerus in a severely osteoporotic bone is a likely event especially if the fracture is transverse. The management of such a combination is a challenge. Most of the conventional fixation methods are unlikely to succeed as the bone failure precedes implant failure in osteoporosis. The challenge is further compounded in severe osteoporosis when the cortical thickness is affected more severely. We used a combination of an intramedullary fibula with a locking plate in 5 cases. The results show that it may be a good combination in such situations as the bone strength is augmented and the plate pullout is less likely...
October 1, 2016: Chinese Journal of Traumatology, Zhonghua Chuang Shang za Zhi
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27725996/non-vascularised-iliac-crest-bone-graft-for-immediate-reconstruction-of-lateral-mandibular-defect
#7
Eyituoyo Okoturo
INTRODUCTION: Mandibular defect reconstruction is extremely important to achieving an improved quality of life of patients as this bony defect influences facial harmony and aesthetics. Reconstruction of mandibular defects at our centre comprises use of reconstruction plate, non-vascularised anterior iliac crest graft and vascularised fibula flap. Despite the large mandibular defect recorded in our developing environment, non-vascularised iliac crest graft continues to play a role in its exclusive use for lateral mandibular defects...
October 10, 2016: Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27680099/mandibular-intraosseous-pseudocarcinomatous-hyperplasia-a-case-report
#8
Andreas Fuchs, Stefan Hartmann, Karen Ernestus, Grit Mutzbauer, Christian Linz, Roman C Brands, Alexander C Kübler, Urs D A Müller-Richter
BACKGROUND: Mandibular pseudocarcinomatous hyperplasia is a rare and generally benign pathology. We report on one of these rare cases. CASE PRESENTATION: The case history of a 73-year-old white man stated that he had a carcinoma of the oropharynx, which was primarily treated with radiotherapy and chemotherapy 4 years prior. As a result of radiotherapy he developed an osteoradionecrosis of his mandible and a consecutive pathological fracture of his left mandibular angle...
September 29, 2016: Journal of Medical Case Reports
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27623304/graft-subsidence-and-revision-rates-following-anterior-cervical-corpectomy-a-clinical-study-comparing-different-interbody-cages
#9
Michael H Weber, Maryse Fortin, Jian Shen, Bobby Tay, Serena S Hu, Sigurd Berven, Shane Burch, Dean Chou, Christopher Ames, Vedat Deviren
STUDY DESIGN: Retrospective cohort study. OBJECTIVE: To assess the subsidence and revision rates associated with different interbody cages following anterior cervical corpectomy and reconstruction. SUMMARY OF BACKGROUND DATA: Different interbody cages are currently used for surgical reconstruction of the anterior and middle columns of the spine following anterior cervical corpectomy. However, subsidence and delayed union/nonunion associated with allograft and cage reconstruction are common complications, which may require revision with instrumentation...
September 10, 2016: Clinical Spine Surgery
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27622091/analysis-of-fibular-single-graft-and-fibular-double-barrel-graft-for-mandibular-reconstruction
#10
Naohiro Ishii, Yusuke Shimizu, Jyun Ihara, Kazuo Kishi
BACKGROUND: High-quality mandibular reconstruction using vascularized free fibular graft is necessary to provide an osseointegrated dental implant and fixed denture. An appropriate crown-implant ratio is needed, and a good match between bones is extremely important. There are no articles describing the analysis and evaluation of both the fibula and mandible in the same patients. METHODS: Computed tomography images of both mandible and fibula of 80 patients were selected in a random manner...
August 2016: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Global Open
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27548585/management-of-terminal-osseous-overgrowth-of-the-humerus-with-simple-resection-and-osteocartilaginous-grafts
#11
Graham T Fedorak, Anna V Cuomo, Hugh G Watts, Anthony A Scaduto
BACKGROUND: Osseous overgrowth is a common complication in children after humeral transcortical amputation. Capping tibial overgrowth with the proximal fibula has been shown to be the most effective treatment. However, best treatment practices are not clear for the humerus. We compared patients treated surgically for humeral osseous overgrowth with simple resection or autologous osteocartilaginous graft to determine if this treatment were as effective in the humerus as it has been in the tibia...
August 19, 2016: Journal of Pediatric Orthopedics
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27511468/persistent-non-union-of-the-humeral-shaft-treated-by-plating-and-autologous-bone-grafting
#12
Tristan Pollon, Nicolas Reina, Stéphanie Delclaux, Paul Bonnevialle, Pierre Mansat, Nicolas Bonnevialle
INTRODUCTION: Surgical treatment of persistent non-union of the humeral shaft is a complex situation because of the risk of failure and surgery-related complications. The primary objective of this study was to evaluate clinical and radiological results of a continuous series of persistent non-union treated with plating and bone grafting. The secondary objective was to expose factors contributing to the failure of prior bone union attempts. MATERIAL AND METHODS: Sixteen patients (average age of 52 years) were treated for persistent non-union of the humeral shaft in our department; six of these patients had predisposing comorbidities or addictions...
August 10, 2016: International Orthopaedics
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27493848/a-rare-giant-cell-tumor-of-the-distal-fibula-and-its-management
#13
Raju Vaishya, Chirag Kapoor, Paresh Golwala, Amit Kumar Agarwal, Vipul Vijay
Giant Cell Tumour (GCT) of the distal fibula is extremely rare and poses challenges in the surgical management. Wide excision or intralesional curettage, along with adjuvant chemical cauterisation can prevent the recurrence of GCT. The excised bone gap needs reconstruction using tricortical iliac autograft and supportive plate fixation. In addition to wide excision, preservation of ankle mortise is advisable in locally aggressive and large lesions of the distal fibula. We report a GCT of the distal fibula in a young female patient...
2016: Curēus
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27473928/-inferior-alveolar-nerve-reconstruction-after-segmental-resection-of-the-mandible
#14
R Taraquois, A Joly, A Sallot, J-D Kün Darbois, B Laure, A Paré
INTRODUCTION: The sacrifice of inferior alveolar nerve (IAN) is usual in case of resection of mandibular tumors and is responsible for disabling sensory disorders, drooling and lip incompetence. We report the case of a reconstruction of the IAN by means of an autologous nerve graft after segmental resection of the mandible. OBSERVATION: A 27-year-old man presented with a recurrence of mandibular ameloblastoma. Treatment consisted in segmental mandibulectomy with resection of the IAN...
July 26, 2016: Revue de Stomatologie, de Chirurgie Maxillo-faciale et de Chirurgie Orale
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27469601/intertunnel-relationships-in-the-tibia-during-reconstruction-of-multiple-knee-ligaments-how-to-avoid-tunnel-convergence
#15
Gilbert Moatshe, Erik L Slette, Lars Engebretsen, Robert F LaPrade
BACKGROUND: Knee dislocations are rare but potentially devastating injuries, often involving tears of multiple knee ligaments. Several studies have reported improved clinical and functional outcomes with surgical management of torn knee ligaments compared with nonsurgical management. Most multiple ligament reconstruction techniques involve creating several tunnels for various reconstruction grafts, posing a risk of tunnel convergence in the proximal tibia. PURPOSE: To assess the risk of tunnel convergence and determine the optimal tunnel placement for the reconstruction of multiple ligaments in the tibia...
July 28, 2016: American Journal of Sports Medicine
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27455033/minimizing-free-flap-donor-site-morbidity
#16
Brianna N Harris, Arnaud F Bewley
PURPOSE OF REVIEW: Fasciocutaneous and osteocutaneous free flap reconstruction has significantly changed the way surgeons reconstruct defects following ablation of head and neck tumors. Over time, success rates of free flaps have approached 98%, allowing surgeons to shift their focus to minimizing morbidities associated with the donor sites. The radial forearm, anterolateral thigh, and fibula free flaps are the three most commonly used flaps in head and neck reconstruction, and therefore each of their advantages and associated morbidities are of particular interest...
October 2016: Current Opinion in Otolaryngology & Head and Neck Surgery
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27451421/ipsilateral-fibular-transfer-as-a-salvage-procedure-for-large-traumatic-tibial-defects-in-children-in-an-austere-environment
#17
Andre J Keenan, O J F Keenan, C Tubb, A M Wood, T Rowlands, S E Christensen
Large tibial defects present a challenging scenario for the orthopaedic surgeon, particularly in the paediatric patient. Most management options, such as the vascularised fibular graft or Ilizarov technique, require microsurgical techniques or specialist equipment. In an austere environment, acute shortening or limb amputation may be most appropriate. However, limb salvage may be achieved by ipsilateral fibular transfer. In a one-stage operation, the fibular graft is harvested and either placed in the tibial defect in an intramedullary position or secured to the tibia with screws...
December 2016: Journal of the Royal Army Medical Corps
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27407963/non-surgical-management-of-pseudoaneurysms
#18
J D'Souza, V S Bedi, I K Indrajit, R Pant
BACKGROUND: The incidence of pseudoaneurysm has increased due to the large number of vascular procedures performed and the widespread use of anticoagulation therapy during procedures. Non-invasive methods for management of pseudoaneurysms comprise of ultrasound guided compression (USGC), thrombin therapy, arterial embolisation and endovascular stent graft insertion. We discuss our experience in the management of fourteen cases of pseudoaneurysms using non surgical techniques. METHODS: During a two year period, fourteen patients presenting with pseudoaneurysms of different regions were treated...
April 2007: Medical Journal, Armed Forces India
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27321302/do-stress-fractures-induce-hypertrophy-of-the-grafted-fibula-a-report-of-three-cases-received-free-vascularized-fibular-graft-treatment-for-tibial-defects
#19
Yong Qi, Hong-Tao Sun, Yue-Guang Fan, Fei-Meng Li, Zhou-Sheng Lin
The presence of large segmental defects of the diaphyseal bone is challenging for orthopedic surgeons. Free vascularized fibular grafting (FVFG) is considered to be a reliable reconstructive procedure. Stress fractures are a common complication following this surgery, and hypertrophy is the main physiological change of the grafted fibula. The exact mechanism of hypertrophy is not completely known. To the best of our knowledge, no studies have examined the possible relationship between stress fractures and hypertrophy...
June 1, 2016: Chinese Journal of Traumatology, Zhonghua Chuang Shang za Zhi
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27298985/complex-compound-fracture-of-tibia-managed-with-distraction-osteogenesis
#20
Hemant Prakash Parekh, Samir Chandrakant Dwidmuthe, Sampat Dumbre Patil, Satish Sonar
INTRODUCTION: The treatment of tibia bone loss can be challenging. The surgical options for the treatment of bone loss include bone transport, vascularized fibula graft, and induced membrane. CASE REPORT: We present a case of complex compound fracture of tibia with bone loss. Interestingly patient sustained this injury in spite of having intramedullary nail in tibia which was inserted to stabilize previous fracture 9 months prior to trauma. The proximal half of the nail was protruding out of the wound at the time of presentation in emergency department...
July 2014: Journal of Orthopaedic Case Reports
keyword
keyword
110908
1
2
Fetch more papers »
Fetching more papers... Fetching...
Read by QxMD. Sign in or create an account to discover new knowledge that matter to you.
Remove bar
Read by QxMD icon Read
×

Search Tips

Use Boolean operators: AND/OR

diabetic AND foot
diabetes OR diabetic

Exclude a word using the 'minus' sign

Virchow -triad

Use Parentheses

water AND (cup OR glass)

Add an asterisk (*) at end of a word to include word stems

Neuro* will search for Neurology, Neuroscientist, Neurological, and so on

Use quotes to search for an exact phrase

"primary prevention of cancer"
(heart or cardiac or cardio*) AND arrest -"American Heart Association"